“Lily was a kind and caring daughter who will be deeply missed by everyone. The family are very thankful to all of Lily’s friends for their support.”
The police investigation into the death of 18-year-old Lily Sullivan in Pembroke in the early hours of Friday morning, 17 December, is continuing today, 19 December 2021.
The search around Mill Pond has now concluded and the cordons have been remove
As a result of the media appeal, the three people walking the dog have been identified and spoken to.
Det Supt Paul Jones said
“I would like to thank everyone who has contacted police with information, which is helping us build a picture of what happened to Lily. I would also like to thank the community for their support as the investigation continues.”
Lily’s family is being supported by specialist officers and our thoughts remain with them at this difficult time.
A 31-year-old man, arrested on suspicion of murder, remains in police custody after a further 36 hours was granted by Magistrates to question him.
Police continue to appeal for anyone who has any information that could assist the investigation to get in touch through the dedicated Public Portal
You can also contact police by calling 101.
If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.
Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111, or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org.