Body found in lake at Fakenham

Police at the scene of where a woman's body was found in a lake on Bridge Farm, Hempton Road in Fakenham. Picture Matthew...

Police at the scene of where a woman's body was found in a lake on Bridge Farm, Hempton Road in Fakenham. Picture Matthew Usher. - Credit: Matthew Usher

A woman believed to have been suffering with long-term mental health problems has been found dead in a lake behind her home on the outskirts of Fakenham this morning.

Police and CID officers are now at the scene at Bridge Farm, Hempton Road,

The bungalow has been cordoned off with police tape.

The woman was found face down in the lake and PC Austin Clarke, speaking at the scene, said the death is not being treated as suspicious.

He said the woman may have died during the night.

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