Family's tribute to Mansfield woman who died at caravan park as cause of death is revealed

Lisa Butler
Lisa Butler

The family of Mansfield woman who died at a caravan park have paid tribute to her as a "much-loved wife and mother."

Lisa Butler, 48, of Mansfield, and her uncle Richard Thompson, 66, of Old Mill Lane, Forest Town, died on Tuesday night after an incident at the Tall Trees Caravan Park in Forest Town.

Tributes paid to Mansfield woman who died at caravan site

A post-mortem examination has now revealed that both Mrs Butler and Mr Thompson died of stab wounds, Nottiinghamshire Police have said.

Police were called to Mr Thompson's home on Old Mill Lane just after 10pm on Tuesday. Paramedics treated Mr Thompson and Mrs Butler but both were pronounced dead a short time later.

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Mrs Butler's family have today released a picture of her, and described her as a "much-loved wife and mother."

Detective Inspector Rich Monk, who is leading the investigation, said: "Following the results of the post-mortem examination we now know they died of stab injuries and that we are not looking for anyone else in connection with their deaths.

"We will now prepare a file for the coroner."