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Boy found in Bristol canal

Date
12/06/2011
What Happened
Abandoned
What Caused
Adverse environmental conditions
Casualty type/Qty
Casualty
Gender
Male
Causal Factors
Not recorded
Injury Details
Drowning
Outcome
Accident suspected
Alcohol/Drugs
N/A

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Description of Incident
Mr Appleby, 19, was a student at the University of the West of England, and was last seen in the Motion club, on Avon Street, on 12 June.

A post-mortem examination into Mr Appleby's death could not establish a cause and further tests are planned.

An inquest into his death is expected to be opened and adjourned on Wednesday.

Police were originally alerted after he failed to catch a bus home to Ulverston in Cumbria.

Mr Appleby had just finished the first year of his media studies course at University of the West of England.
Supporting Information
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-13877729

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