Woman found dead in King William IV pub in Hampstead

PUBLISHED: 13:47 14 January 2015 | UPDATED: 15:13 14 January 2015

A police car stationed outside the King William IV pub in Hampstead last week following Suzie Wright's death

A police car stationed outside the King William IV pub in Hampstead last week following Suzie Wright's death


A woman has died inside a popular pub in Hampstead.

Police were called at 10.05am this morning to the King William IV pub in Hampstead High Street to reports of an unconscious female.

After paramedics and police attended, a 36-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The London Ambulance Service (LAS) said this was despite “extensive efforts to resuscitate the patient”.

Police say the death is being treated as non-suspicious.

The pub, with all its curtains drawn, remains closed with police officers standing guard.

A police spokesman said: “Police were called at around 10:05am to a report on an unconscious female at an address in Hampstead High Street, NW3.

“Police and LAS attended. The 36-year-old female was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The coroner has been informed and a post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.

“At this stage, next of kin have not been informed and the death is being treated as non-suspicious.”

An LAS spokesman said: “We were called at 10:06am to reports of an incident at an address in Hampstead High Street.

“We sent a number of resources to the scene including a duty officer.

“Despite extensive efforts to resuscitate the patient, a woman was dead at the scene.”

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