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Monday, 30 March 2015

Dalton death not treated as suspicious

AN inquest has opened into the death of a 46-year-old man. Police found Mick Butler dead at his flat in Market Street, Dalton, just after 7pm on January 19.

A post-mortem was carried out on Thursday.

His death is not being treated as suspicious.

At Barrow Town Hall yesterday South and East Cumbria Coroner, Mr Ian Smith, opened an inquest into Mr Butler’s death.

Wife Ciara McGuinness, from whom Mr Butler was separated, was accompanied by his brother, Mark.

Mark Butler confirmed Mick Butler had been employed as a call centre operative and was born in Barrow.

The inquest was adjourned to allow the funeral to take place.

It is due to be held at Thorncliffe Crematorium on Thursday at 10.45am.


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