Police have launched an inquiry after a body was discovered near the golf club in Truro.

Officers were called to Trevose Road just before 2pm on Saturday, after the body of a 27-year-old woman was discovered in an area of open land.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and her next of kin have been informed.

Police are currently treating the death as unexplained and have launched an investigation of behalf of the coroner.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who was in the Trevose Road area between 1pm and 2pm on Saturday, November18 who may have seen anything that could help with their enquiries.

If you have any information contact Devon and Cornwall Police on 101 or via 101@dc.police.uk quoting police log 476 18/11/17.