Boy found hanging in North Yorkshire named
6:51am 27th October 2009
A ten year old boy found hanging in woodland in North Yorkshrie over the weekend has been named.
Connnor Richard Cann was playing with ropes in Hutton wood, Gisborough, when he got stuck on saturday night.
Police have confirmed it was a tragic accident.
Detective Constable Dave Thomas of Redcar CID has released this statement...
"This is an absolute tragedy. Many youngsters go out into woodland and swing from ropes that have been hanging from trees. Unfortunately, on this occasion it would appear that the boy got himself tangled and sadly died as a result of this. It is a tragic accident and our thoughts are with his family.”
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