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The inquest into the death of a bar tender who went missing on the Isles of Scilly has been adjourned in the light of new evidence.
23-year-old Josh Clayton from Taunton had been working on Tresco in September 2015 when he disappeared after a party. Yesterday, the court in Plymouth heard evidence that Josh had been involved in an altercation outside the event.
His body was later recovered from the sea but the jury was told it wasn't possible to determine how he died.
The Inquest into the death of Joshua Clayton has been adjourned and suspended following new evidence which only emerged during evidence on Tuesday 10th January 2017. This is the first time that Devon and Cornwall Police have been made aware of this new evidence and further investigations will be carried out as a result.
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A teenager from Taunton has become a leading campaigner to try to change people's perception of facial disfigurements.Read the full story ›
Sergeant Alexander Blackman from Taunton has had his bail bid denied ahead of an appeal hearing challenging his conviction.Read the full story ›
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A 16-year-old girl who was involved in a serious road traffic accident in Taunton last night has died.Read the full story ›
The wife of a Royal Marine jailed for life for murdering a wounded Afghan insurgent has spoken of her hope that he will come home this week.Read the full story ›
In Taunton the A358 Greenway Road is closed in both directions for accident investigation work.
It's after an accidnent at around 9:45 pm last night.
The road is closed around the A3027 Stapleford Road - police say it's likely to remain closed for some time.