A TROUBLED former Melksham man was found dead in Bristol on Monday.
Police today confirmed that a body found in the River Avon in Bristol near Baltic Wharf on Monday was that of Sam Beckenham, 25.
It is believed that Mr Beckenham fell from the Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Avon and Somerset Constabulary said Sam was of no fixed address, having lived in Bristol for some time.
"His family are being given the support and help they need," said a spokesman.
"Sam’s death is not being treated as suspicious and we are continuing to carry out enquiries on behalf of the Coroner’s Office."
REPORT FROM - WILTSHIRE TIMES