Bodies of girl, 17, and woman, 42, are found at home in the New Forest – as police probe ‘unexplained’ deaths near to holiday park in popular staycation destination

  • Bodies of a teenager, 17, and a woman, 42, discovered at home in Hampshire 
  • Discovered inside home on Shorefield Road, Downton, on December 29
  • Police are treating the deaths as ‘unexplained’ but not suspicious  

The bodies of a 17-year-old girl and 42-year-old woman have been discovered at a property in the New Forest.

Police found the bodies of the two women, said to have been related to each other, at a property in Shorefield Road, Downton, near to Milford-on-Sea, on December 29.

Their deaths are being treated as ‘unexplained’ but not suspicious and an investigation has been launched.

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

Shorefield Road, Downtown (general view) where the bodies of a 17-year-old girl and woman, 42, were discovered

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

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.’



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