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Fresh appeal for Canonbie body

Police are renewing an appeal to find the identity of a body found two years ago today. The remains of the man aged between 40 and 60 were discovered in woods near Canonbie in South West Scotland.

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Canonbie body mystery: Full report

The body of a man found in woodland two years ago still hasn't been identified, despite worldwide enquiries.

His remains were discovered near Canonbie in Dumfries and Galloway, but little more is known about him.

The police have always thought he could be Italian, or have links to Europe, but inquiries across the continent have drawn a blank.

Detectives here though haven't given up hope of solving the mystery of who he is and why he died.

Matthew Taylor reports:

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