Cannock fall tragedy: 'Devastated' parents pay tribute to Ryan Shenton after death

By Jordan Harris | Cannock | News | Published:

The family of tragic Ryan Shenton have paid tribute to their 'hardworking, successful' son, who died after a fall at the back of a nightclub.

Ryan Shenton

The 25-year-old, of Green Lane, Leamore in Walsall, is thought to have fallen off the top of the building at the back of the Quartz Bar nightspot at Market Place, Cannock last Saturday morning

The sequence of events leading to Ryan’s death remain unclear at this time and an investigation is on-going.

MORE: Shock as reveller dies in fall after night out with friends

Police tape at the scene after the tragedy

The family statement released by Staffordshire Police alongside a photograph of Ryan reads: “As parents we are extremely devastated and shocked at the tragic loss of our son, Ryan.

“He was a hardworking, successful electrician, who did everything possible for those he loved.

“No-one should feel the pain we, as his parents, younger sister, partner, family and friends are feeling at this moment.

“We kindly ask for privacy and respect for all our family and most of all, for Ryan, so that we can all grieve through this difficult time.”

If you have any information that may assist us with Staffordshire Police's investigation into Ryan’s death then please call 101 quoting incident 201 of 19 August.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Jordan Harris

By Jordan Harris
Senior Reporter - @JHarris_Star

Reporter covering Staffordshire/Walsall - also a keen gig goer


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