Body formally identified as missing Jayden

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Jayden Parkinson, aged 17, from Oxford are holding a press conference. They are expected to reveal updates on the murder investigation launched after she went missing earlier this month.

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Tributes pour in for Jayden

Tributes pour in for Jayden Credit: ITV News Meridian

People are being invited to pay tribute to a teenager whose body was found in a graveyard in Oxfordshire.

They are remembering 17-year-old Jayden Parkinson at All Saints' Church in Didcot later.

Police found her body in a recently disturbed grave there this week.

Jayden Parkinson post-mortem 'inconclusive'

A post-mortem carried out on the body of what is thought to be missing 17-year-old Jayden Parkinson has not confirmed the exact cause of her death.

Detectives say the Home Office pathologist found the cause of death to be inconclusive.

Formal identification has not yet taken place. But police believe the body is that of the Oxford teenager who was last seen alive on cctv at Didcot Parkway railway station on December 3rd.

Didcot youth project pays tribute to Jayden

A youth project in Didcot that worked with Jayden has released a statement following the news that a body has been found in the police search.

Didcot TRAIN charity met Jayden three years ago through school and street work.

They said: "She was a bright spark and will be missed. I remember only 2 months ago she was in our office and she made a comment about something which really made me laugh, she really was a bright spark. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family at this time."


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