'Dragon ring' clue to murder

Kent Police are issuing a fresh appeal for witnesses following the discovery of a man's body on the Isle of Sheppey. The victim was wearing a ring with a dragon's head.

Two arrested over Kent murder

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the discovery of a body on the Isle of Sheppey.

A 44-year-old man and 43-year-old woman from London are currently in police custody.

Officers were called at just before 6am on Wednesday 7 August to Warden Bay Road in Leysdown after a body was found on the beach between Little Groves caravan site and Isle of Sheppey Holiday Village.

'Dragon' ring found on murder victim

Ring of dead man
The ring with the head of a dragon Credit: Kent Police

Police are now looking to identify a man by the ring, with the head of a dragon, worn on his wedding finger.

Officers were called before 6am on Wednesday, August 7 to Leysdown on the Isle of Sheppey after a body was found on the beach.

The death is being treated as suspicious and a murder investigation has been launched.

A post mortem examination concluded that the man, who has yet to be identified, died of significant head injuries.

The man has been described as white, between 30 to 40-years-old and was bald.