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Man shocked after finding remains on Gorleston beach

PUBLISHED: 08:13 11 September 2017 | UPDATED: 07:40 12 September 2017

 
 A lonely sign on Gorleston Beach..

A lonely sign on Gorleston Beach..

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The remains of what is thought to be a dog have been found on Gorleston beach.

The remains were discovered on Thursday. Photo: Submitted The remains were discovered on Thursday. Photo: Submitted

It was discovered on Thursday at around 8pm by a passer-by.

Scott Fryer, who believes the remains are of a dog, said: “I was surprised when I noticed the remains in such a busy area of the beach where dog walkers go.

“I am shocked and disgusted that someone could do that to a poor defenceless dog. Who knows if it died of natural causes and then burnt, or killed and burnt there. Either way it’s sad.”

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