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Children find body of woman, 42, in stream - it 'can't be ruled out' that someone was involved in her death

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An inquest has opened into the death of a 42-year-old homeless woman who was found in a shallow Rochdale stream.

Joanne Louise Martine Baird's body was discovered by two children playing near Hey Brook stream behind All Saints Church on Foxholes Road at about 2pm on Thursday June 3.

The find triggered a full scale alert involving police, fire and ambulance services with the area taped off by officers.

Assistant coroner for

record Death reports

Louise Martine Baird