Pair arrested on suspicion of homicide in Dorset after man discovered lifeless in lake at Warmwell Holiday Park in Crossways | EUROtoday

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Two folks have been arrested on suspicion of homicide after a physique was recovered from a lake at a vacation park.

Dorset police acquired a report within the early hours of Sunday morning elevating concern for the welfare of a person at Warmwell Holiday Park in Crossways.

Emergency companies attended the scene the place a person in his 70s was pulled out of Heron Lake with the help of the fireplace service.

The man, who was from Birmingham, was pronounced lifeless on the scene whereas a person and a girl who knew the sufferer had been subsequently arrested.

The pair, of their 50s and from Birmingham, had been arrested on suspicion of homicide, and the lady additionally was arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.

Detective Inspector Shaun Inkpen appealed for witnesses to return ahead.

“Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the man who sadly died, and we have launched a full investigation to establish the circumstances surrounding the death,” he mentioned. “We are carrying out extensive enquiries in the area of the holiday park and a cordon has been put in place as we conduct our investigation.

“I am keen to hear from anyone who witnessed or heard anything suspicious in the area during the evening of Saturday 22 June into the early hours of Sunday 23 June 2024.

“There will be an increased policing presence in the vicinity as we carry out our enquiries and officers can be approached by any members of the public with information or concerns.”

Anyone with data is requested to contact Dorset Police at or by calling 101, quoting incidence quantity 55240094346. Alternatively, impartial charity Crimestoppers will be contacted anonymously on-line at or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.