Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Komba Kpakiwa and Josephine Newahun Pool Deaths: Couple 'On Birthday Break'

A couple found dead in a hotel swimming pool had been on a surprise birthday break, the woman's family said.

The two were named by police as Komba Kpakiwa, 31, from Erith in Kent, and Josephine Newahun Foday, 22, from south London.

They were found in their swimwear by a member of staff at Down Hall Country House Hotel in Hatfield Heath, Essex, on Saturday.

Tests later confirmed they had drowned.