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Man charged with murder after Plymouth woman dies

Police were called to a property on Grimspound Place, Plymouth

A man has been charged with murder following the death of 37 year old woman in Plymouth.

Police were called to a home on Grimspound Close in the early hours of Sunday to reports of a woman with serious injuries. Paramedics treated her at the scene before taking her to Derrifor Hospital where she later died.

53 year old Keith Bance was arrested and charged with murder this morning. He's due before magistrates later today.

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Search underway after lifejacket washes up on shoreline

A search has begun in Cornwall after a lift raft, life jacket and spinnaker pole were washed up in the Whitsand Bay area.

The debris were spotted over the weekend and prompted the Coastguard to begin a search on the south coast.

Credit: HM Coastguard

Coastguard rescue teams from Tamar and Looe and four RNLI lifeboats from the Plymouth and Looe areas are now searching for any further debris or wreckage.

No vessel has been reported missing or in trouble at the moment.

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