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Body found in Raphael Park lake named as Stephen Allen

PUBLISHED: 15:12 16 June 2015 | UPDATED: 17:39 16 June 2015

Stephen Allen has been named as the body that was found in the lake at Raphael Park last week.

Stephen Allen has been named as the body that was found in the lake at Raphael Park last week.

Archant

The body that was found in the lake at Raphael Park has been named as Stephen Allen.

Romford residents were in shock last week when police – supported by London Ambulance Services and the Met’s Marine Support Unit – found out that a body of a man in his 50s had been discovered in the lake in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Investigation tents were erected in the park, which was cordoned off for several hours while officers carried out their work.

Police have said the death is unexplained but not suspicious, inquiries continue.

Email your tributes to hayley.anderson@archant.co.uk


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