December 14, 2006
of man found on Berrow beach is identified by coroner
West Somerset Coroner's office said on Thursday (December 14th)
that the body of a man found on Berrow Beach, near Burnham-On-Sea,
last weekend had been identified.
Richard Davies said analysis of finger prints had confirmed that
the body was that of Kenneth Meal, 60, of Rumney, near Cardiff.
Davies told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "A single man, he been living
in a care environment and had suffered from poor vision. He was
reported missing on November 25th when he was last seen walking
towards the River Rumney."
the cause of death has not yet been established, we are not treating
it as untoward or suspicious."
body was found on Saturday morning by a dog walker at Berrow,
as reported yesterday.
walker finds body on Berrow Beach