Searches will be taking place today in woodland near Oswestry after bones were discovered in the area.
Police say their investigation into the discovery is at a very early stage and officers believe it is likely to be some time before they establish who or what the bones relate to.
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"This was an incident of domestic violence of the highest severity which sadly had tragic consequences."