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Choking verdict over tragic death of Peter Riley

Choking verdict over tragic death of Peter Riley

Friday 06 November 2015

Choking verdict over tragic death of Peter Riley

An inquest into the tragic death of a young Jerseyman who died in Cambodia has found that he choked to death while drunk.

Peter Riley was 25-years-old when he died in Sihanoukville in Cambodia on 25 May this year.

An inquest – chaired by Deputy Viscount Mark Harris - concluded yesterday that Mr Riley had choked while drunk.

After his death, friends and family launched a major fundraising effort to repatriate his body home all the way from Cambodia.

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