As previously reported by Island Echo, Coastguard Rescue Teams from Bembridge and Ventnor recovered the body of a female at Yaverland Beach on Monday evening after Police discovered what is believed to be a handbag at the top of Culver Down.
An inquest was opened into the death today (Thursday), confirming the body to be that of Pamela Melville, 58, of Landguard Road, Shanklin.
She died from multiple injuries. The inquest has been adjourned until December.
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