'Beautiful, funny' woman found dead on Welsh beach and a family's unbearable loss

Sian Batchelor
Sian Batchelor -Credit:Dyfed-Powys Police

The devastated family of a woman found dead on a Welsh beach have described her as a "beautiful, funny, lovely person". Sian Batchelor, 32, was found dead on Tuesday evening at a beach near Pennar, Pembroke Dock.

In a statement, her family said: "We are devastated by our loss. Sian was a beautiful, funny, loving person. We will treasure the good times we had with her.

“We would now like time to grieve and would ask to be given privacy in which to do so.” Dyfed-Powys Police said earlier this week that the death was being treated as unexplained, reports Wales Online.

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An investigation is underway, and police are now appealing for information. A spokesperson said: "The circumstances surrounding Sian’s death are being investigated and police would like to hear from anyone with information, sightings of Sian or contact from Sian, between Thursday 25th to Tuesday 30th of April."

Information can be provided to police online here, via email at 101@dyfed-powys.police.uk, or by calling 101. If you're deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired, you can text the non-emergency number at 07811 311 908, referencing DP-20240430-284.

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