Woman who died in Portishead flats named as Brittany Parrotte 

Police have said a forensic post-mortem examination showed no signs of an assault or third party involvement in her death.

A woman who was found dead at a property in Portishead has been named as 31-year-old Brittany Parrotte. 

Avon and Somerset Police were called to Paper Mill Gardens at around 10pm on Wednesday 29 September where they discovered her body.

A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder. He has since been released under investigation.

Police have since said a forensic post-mortem examination showed no signs of an assault or third party involvement in her death.

In a statement, Avon and Somerset Police said: “Brittany’s family will continue to be supported by specially-trained officers and they have asked for their privacy to be respected. 

"Our sympathies are with them in their loss."