Kent

Becky Morgan: Man charged with murder over body-in-sea

Becky Anne Morgan Image copyright Kent Police
Image caption The body of 17-year-old Becky Morgan from Ramsgate was recovered from the water off Broadstairs

A man has been charged with murder after the body of a 17-year-old woman was pulled from the sea off Kent.

Concerns were raised over a girl who was in the water at the Port of Ramsgate just after 05:00 BST on 1 May.

Becky Morgan's remains were recovered from the water at Broadstairs shortly after 07:45.

Michael Bowditch, 21 of Prestedge Avenue, Ramsgate, is due to appear at Medway Magistrates' Court via video link later.

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