Lancs police confirm body found in Forest of Bowland is Katie Kenyon's

Katie Kenyon died as a result of head injuries, Lancs police said

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Lancashire police have confirmed that a body found in the Forest of Bowland has been identified as Katie Kenyon.

“We can now sadly confirm that the body found in the Forest of Bowland is that of Katie Kenyon,” the force said in a statement.

“We found Katie on Friday following extensive searches and she has now been formally identified as the missing Padiham mum, 33.”

Katie Kenyon died as a result of head injuries, Lancashire police said.

The statement added: “A Home Office post-mortem examination was conducted yesterday and the cause of death was given as head injuries.

“Our thoughts remain with Katie’s family and loved ones at this difficult time. The family continues to be supported by our specially trained officers.”