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Bournemouth beach body find prompts police probe

Bournemouth beach and pier
Image caption The body was discovered between Bournemouth Pier and Boscombe Pier

The body of a man has been found on a beach in Bournemouth.

Police were called shortly before 06:00 BST by the ambulance service after the body was discovered between Bournemouth Pier and Boscombe Pier.

Officers are carrying out a search of the beach, in front of a Harry Ramsden's restaurant, and looking into the circumstances of the man's death.

They confirmed the death was not being treated as suspicious and said the man's family had been informed.

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