Teenage girl found dead at children’s home

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A TEENAGE girl has been found dead at a North-East children’s home.

Danielle Formosa, 14, from Sunderland, died at East Farmhouse Children’s Home in Consett, County Durham, on Tuesday.

Police said the coroner has been informed and an inquest would be opened into her death tomorrow.

A spokesman for Durham Constabulary said: “Police attended an address in Consett at around 9.50am on Tuesday 17th December in response to reports of the sudden death of a 14-year-old girl.

“A post-mortem examination has taken place and there appears to be no suspicious circumstances.

“The coroner has been informed and an inquest will open tomorrow.”


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