Ashill Body In Car: Man In Court

A third person has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of Catherine Wells-Burr. The 23-year-old's body was found in a burning car in Ashill, Somerset in September.

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BREAKING: Woman found in burning car named

Detectives from Avon and Somerset Police believe the body of a woman found in a burning car in Ashill is that of 23 year old Catherine Wells-Burr.

Investgations have begun and a murder enquiry was launched last night after the red Ford Focus car was found burning early yesterday morning.

This is a tragic and brutal incident in which a young woman has needlessly lost her life."We are working to establish what happened in the early hours of yesterday morning that led to this car being set ablaze.

– Detective Chief Inspector Simon Crisp, Avon and Somerset Police

I would like to appeal to anyone with any information about this incident to get in touch with us no matter how small you think that piece of information may be. "In particular I'd like to speak to any motorists who were in the area around the time who may have seen anyone acting suspiciously or anyone crossing the A358. It is also very important that we speak to all of Catherine's friends and associates who she may have socialised with, as well as anyone else who may have any knowledge about her social and private life.

– Detective Chief Inspector Simon Crisp, Avon and Somerset Police

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