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03rd Jan 2023

Mystery as bodies of teen girl and woman found near Hampshire holiday park

Steve Hopkins

The deaths are being treated as ‘unexplained’

The bodies of a 17-year-old girl and a woman have been found at a property in Hampshire.

Police have launched an investigation after the discovery at a property in Shorefield Road, Downton, near to Milford-on-Sea, on 29 December.

The deaths are being treated as “unexplained” but not suspicious, police have said.

The women are related to each other, the Mirror reported.

No further details have yet been released about their deaths and police say a file has been prepared for the coroner.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Police said: “We were called just after 1.45pm on Thursday 29 December to a report of the bodies of a 17-year-old girl and 42-year-old woman having been found at an address in Shorefield Road, Downton.

“The deaths are being treated as unexplained, but not suspicious. “Their family has been informed and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

The property the women were said to be found at is near the entrance of Shorefield Country Park, a luxury New Forest holiday park with lodges and a spa.

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