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Body found identified as Jayden Parkinson

Police have confirmed that a body found in a grave in Didcot in Oxfordshire is that of missing teenager Jayden Parkinson. Ben Blakeley has been charged with her murder.

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Post mortem on 'Jayden's body' to take place today

A post mortem will take place later today on the body discovered in a cemetery in Didcot, Thames Valley Police said.

Jayden Parkinson, 17, has been missing for more than two weeks. Credit: Thames Valley Police/PA Wire

Detective Chief Superintendent Andy Murray told reporters that although formal identification has yet to take place, the body is believed to be that of missing teenager Jayden Parkinson.

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