Inquest opens into death of man pulled from river
PUBLISHED: 09:57 06 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:57 06 September 2018
An inquest has opened into the death of a man who was pulled from the Little Ouse river in Thetford.
Stuart Elliot, 49, of Harriet Martineau Close, Thetford, was recovered from the water on August 25.
Mr Elliot, who was unemployed, was pronounced dead shortly afterwards in Campion Road, Thetford.
Jacqueline Lake, senior coroner for Norfolk, opened the inquest yesterday.
The medical cause of death was given as drowning.
The inquest has been adjourned until 10am on Friday, February 8 2019, in Norfolk Coroner’s Court in Carrow House, Norwich.