Blackpool body arrests

Police are investigating after the body of a young woman was found in a Blackpool alleyway last night.

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Police name girl found dead in Blackpool

Police have named the girl who was found dead in a back alley in Blackpool.

Formal identification has yet to take place but it is believed to be Sasha Marsden who was 16-years-old and from the Staining area.

She lived with her parents and attended the Blackpool and the Fylde College.

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