Arrests In Sheppey Murder Investigation

Arrests In Sheppey Murder Investigation

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the discovery of a body on the Isle of Sheppey in the early hours of Wednesday (7th August) morning.

A 44-year-old man and 43-year-old woman from the London area are currently in police custody.

The body of a man, thought to be in his 30's or 40's, was found on the beach between the Little Groves caravan site and Isle of Sheppey Holiday Village.

The death is being treated as suspicious and a murder investigation had been launched by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate.

The investigation continues and officers would still like to hear from anyone with information. They are asked to call Kent Police on 101, quoting CAD 07-0167 or alternatively they can call Kent Crimestoppers, free (from any landline) and  anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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