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.
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.
The boyfriend of a woman, 23, whose body was discovered in a burning car has appeared in court charged with conspiring to murder her.
A woman has appeared in court charged with conspiracy to murder. The body of Catherine Wells-Burr was found in a burnt out car last week.
Detectives investigating the death of Catherine Wells-Burr have charged a 32-year-old woman with conspiracy to murder.