Friday, May 24, 2013

Ellie Jones death: Warrington teenager had drugs in system

A 16-year-old girl who died after suffering breathing difficulties at a house in Warrington had an ecstasy-like drug in her system, police said.

Ellie Jones died in hospital after being found at a friend's house on Densham Avenue, Lonford, on 18 May.

Initial toxicology results found she had taken paramethoxyamphetamine, which is also known as PMA or "pink ecstasy".

Six people who were arrested in connection with the death have all since been bailed.