Body found in river named

POLICE today named a man whose body was found in a Suffolk river.The body of 25-year-old Steven Howes, who was from Lockhart Road in Ellingham, Norfolk, was recovered from waterways at Bungay on Thursday.

POLICE today named a man whose body was found in a Suffolk river.

The body of 25-year-old Steven Howes, who was from Lockhart Road in Ellingham, Norfolk, was recovered from waterways at Bungay on Thursday.

A post mortem gave his cause of death as probable drowning, but further tests are being carried out to see if any other factors were involved.

An inquest into Mr Howes' death was today opened at Lowestoft police station and adjourned until September 30.

Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

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