A 24-year-old man has been charged with murder in connection to the disappearance of 18-year-old Bobbi-Anne McLeod.

Cody Ackland from the Southway area of Plymouth, has been charged with murder and remanded in police custody. He is due to appear at Plymouth Magistrates Court this morning.

The body of the 18 year old was discovered near Bovisand in the South Hams on Tuesday.

The family of Bobbi-Anne have been informed of this update and continue to be supported by specialist officers.