Fifth body in Bristol Harbour in five months

Published: Monday, 05 June 2017

THE search for Bristol woman Lily Fenton who went missing last Friday, was called-off on Saturday as her body was discovered in Bristol Harbour.

Lily FentonThe body of the 26 years old woman was discovered following an extensive police operation at the harbour, though an Avon & Somerset Police spokesman told that her disappearance was not being treated as suspicious, Alan Tilbury reports.

Fifth in five months

This drowning in Bristol Harbour is the fifth in just five months, but the police are discounting the rumours that there is a connection with all the deaths.

The police have issued a statement stating such rumours circulating on social media are unhelpful and speculation like this is very upsetting for family members