A teen whose physique was discovered close to a river in Truro has been described as a “lovely, distinctive and artistic younger lady” by her household.
Police have been known as to a river financial institution on Friday morning after a passer-by found Pearl Bamford’s physique.
The 19-year-old’s household stated: “Pearl was a wonderful distinctive artistic younger lady with an incredible future forward of her.
“She shone brightly and her mild can be sorely missed. Her household and mates are mourning the tragic and premature lack of their fantastic cherished daughter and pal.”
In an announcement, Devon and Cornwall Police stated: “Enquiries into the demise of Pearl have been accomplished and police await outcomes of a proper autopsy.
“Household are conscious of those developments and this demise is at the moment being handled as unexplained; this matter is just not considered suspicious.”
The restoration on Friday concerned the native coastguard workforce, in addition to Falmouth Lifeboat service, Portscatho Rescue Staff, Nationwide Police Air Service and the Coastguard Space Commander.
The workforce say an space from Truro to Malpas was searched – a distance of a few mile.