Murder investigation launched after burned body found with ‘no head or limbs’
A major murder investigation has been launched after a badly burned body was found in a layby.
The grim discovery was made on Monday afternoon. The remains are so charred that police couldn’t immediately tell the gender of the victim.
The body was in a parking area just outside the village of Tintwistle in the High Peak District, near Glossop.
Blackmailer sends family pic of missing dog hanging by the neck when they refuse to pay ransom At 12.30pm a member of the public found the body in a layby off the A628 just east of Tintwistle and north of Valehouse and Rhodeswood reservoirs.
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