A BRITISH passenger is reported to have been found hanged at a Turkish airport after apparently missing her flight.
Jaqueline Anne Sutton, (50), was found dead in a toilet at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport.
Ms Sutton (pictured, Dogan News Agency) had arrived at the airport from London with Turkish Airlines flight TK-1986 at 10:00pm on Saturday night.
However, Sutton missed her flight and applied to transit passenger desk to find out what to do.
She was advised that she would to buy a new ticket as she had missed flight. She replied to the booking staff she did not have any money, and after crying for a while, went to one of the toilets in the airport, Sabah was quoted as saying.
Her body was later found by three Russian passengers in a toilet, and transferred to the forensic medicine institution morgue. A police inquiry is now underway.
A Foreign Office spokesman said: “We can confirm the death of a British national in Istanbul.
“We are providing consular assistance to the family at this time.”