Isle of Wight residents make claim of body find

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A number of residents who live in Gurnard on the Isle of Wight have made claim that a person or body was found or has been discovered on the beach in the town.
Concerned residents contacted the Police on Saturday afternoon following the discovery.

A number of officers from Hampshire Constabulary attended just after 2pm near to the Gurnard sailing club.

One resident who asked not be named said that a person was found on the beach and witnessed officers walking down the path to the beach.

It is still currently unclear if the find was in fact a body. No cordon was put in place nor was an ambulance called to the incident.

Hampshire Constabulary have been approached for comment and are expected to issues a Statement later.