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Police appeal to public following ‘unexplained death’ of woman found in park

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following the unexplained death of a woman.

The woman was found unresponsive in Southall Park in Ealing on Saturday. Police are trying to locate anyone that may have heard or seen anything they think could assist them with the investigation.

Met Police posted via their website: “Police were called at around 06.00hrs on Saturday, 17 July to Southall Park in Green Drive to reports of an unresponsive woman.

“Officers and London Ambulance Service attended but the woman, aged in her 40s, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. Her next of kin have been informed.

“A post-mortem examination commenced on Sunday, 18 July, at Fulham Mortuary. No cause of death was established and we await the outcome of toxicology tests.

“Enquiries are ongoing by detectives from West Area Command Unit to establish the circumstances of the incident.”

Detective Inspector Sukh Kanwar said: “Our thoughts and sympathies go out to the family and my officers are working to establish the circumstances leading up to the death of their loved one. I would like to appeal to anyone who may have been inside or in the vicinity of the park between 22.30hrs on Friday, 16 July and 01.30hrs on Saturday, 17 July – if you heard or saw anything you think could assist this investigation please make contact with us.”

Witnesses or anyone with information that may assist the investigation are asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote ref 1674/17JUL.

Alternatively, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests; enquiries continue.

Source: Met Police