Police are currently in the area of Maryport Golf Club following a member of public finding a body.
Police attended the scene at 12.30PM today 17th December 2013.
Police say the body of a male was found on a beach near allonby.
Formal identification has yet taken place and enquires are on going.
The coroner will be informed in due course.
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