Police reassure community after town murder
have this week reassured residents about safety following a murder
in the town last month.
Ryan Edwards, pictured, spoke during a Town Council meeting
on Monday (December 11th) following the murder
of Burnham-On-Sea woman Lisa Marie Thornton at a property in
Berrow Road in November.
"It was a tragic murder, but I would reassure residents that
this was an isolated, domestic incident," he said.
added that Police are not seeking anyone else in connection with
the death. "A man has been charged and is in custody,"
Pellow, 42, of Berrow Road was charged with the murder of Lisa Marie
Thornton, 36, following the death on November 23rd.
Magistrates Court heard last month that Lisa was his former
partner. Pellow's solicitor Sally Donaldson indicated that Pellow,
who spoke to confirm his date of birth and address, would plead