Body of Amelia Bambridge found in sea off Cambodia

Briton, 21, disappeared after attending beach party on Koh Rong island last week.

The body of British backpacker Amelia Bambridge has been found at sea more than 30 miles (48km) from where she disappeared, Cambodian police have said.

The 21-year-old gap year student from Worthing, West Sussex, had been missing since last Thursday morning after attending a beach party on the popular tourist island of Koh Rong. Her body was found floating in the sea near the Thai border, police said.

Chuon Narin, the police chief of Preah Sihanouk province, said: “We found the body of the missing British woman.” He said it would be taken to nearby Sihanoukville, refusing to speculate on the circumstances surrounding her death.

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