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Inquest into artist's death opens

Injuries consistent with fall from height

The body of a 38-year-old Douglas woman was found on rocks at the foot of Marine Drive, an inquest has heard.

The inquiry into the death of 38-year-old Lisa Jane Jenkins, who lived in Farmhill Park, was opened and adjourned at Douglas courthouse today.

It heard the injuries suffered by the self-employed creative artist were consistent with a fall from a great height.

Her body was discovered on Friday, 8 June, although it's believed she could have died up to a couple of days before that.

The inquest has been adjourned to a date to be fixed.

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