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Update: Police name man killed in Asda Stoke Park Drive incident as Guy Halden

22:35 18 December 2012

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POLICE have named a man found dead in has car in Ipswich on Friday evening.

The body of Guy William Halden, 51, from Sawston Close, Ipswich, was found after the red Toyota Corolla he was driving was in collision with another vehicle near Asda on Stoke Park Drive, Ipswich, on Friday.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. It is understood he took his own life.

An inquest will be opened and adjourned on Thursday morning and will be reopened at a later date.

As a responsible media organisation, we comply with guidelines issued by the Samaritans which recommend that we do not give explicit details in cases such as this.

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4 comments

  • As a responsible media organisation, we comply with guidelines issued by the Samaritans which recommend that we do not give explicit details in cases such as this. Did you not show a photo of the car with reg number foa all to see very shortly after such a tragedy !!! I consider that to be very disrespectful !!

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    Gill Bones

    Tuesday, December 18, 2012

  • Hats off to you, following the very sensible advice of the Samaritans and not reporting the sensational details of this very sad event. Must have been so tempting to splash something dramatic across the front page and almost certainly increase your sales for that day. A lot of responsible self control for which you deserve credit. Shame same cannot be said for the tabloids. Thoughts and prayers with the family and others affected.

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    Danny Brown

    Friday, December 21, 2012

  • Gill Bones for goodness sake find something to do with your time instead of being offended by things so immaterial.

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    Sam

    Tuesday, December 18, 2012

  • My thoughts are with the family and friends of Mr Halden at this moment in time.

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    ME

    Tuesday, December 18, 2012

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