Police investigate death of teenager in Innerleithen

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 17-year-old woman whose body was found in Innerleithen on Saturday morning.

Monday, 20th November 2017, 12:53 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 12:11 pm
Police vehicles in Innerleithens Caddon Court area following the discovery of the body of a teenaged woman on Saturday.

A section of the Caddon Court area was taped off as forensics personnel carried out their investigations.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Borders police are investigating following the death of a 17-year-old woman at an address in Innerleithen.

“The woman’s body was discovered on Saturday, November 18.

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“The death is being treated as unexplained, however the circumstances are not believed to be suspicious.

“A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”