Tributes Paid To Penzance Victim

24 April 2018, 14:22

Penzance murder victim

The family of a 32-year-old woman whose body was found at a property in Penzance have paid tribute to her.

Cecelia Seddon was discovered by police in Penare Road on Thursday 19 April.

Detectives from the Major Crime Investigation Team have launched a murder investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death.

Today her family paid tribute to her saying: “Cecelia was one of the strong ones with a big heart. She never gave up till the end – a true fighter and that is how she should be remembered.

“We as a family are all devastated by Cecelia’s death and ask that you respect our privacy at this very difficult time.”

A 49-year-old man, a 22-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of murder and have been released under investigation pending further enquiries. Police await the results of toxicology tests in relation to the death.

All three have been charged with being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs and cocaine, and money laundering.

They appeared before Truro Magistrates’ Court on Monday and were remanded in custody to appear Truro Crown Court on 22 May.

Detective Inspector Stephen Hambly said: “We are appealing to anyone with information, no matter how small, that relates to Cecilia and/or her movements during April.

“We advise people to contact us via 101@dc.police.uk or by calling 101 quoting reference number 0899 of the 19/04/18.

“Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers via 0800 555111''