The family of a woman who died in Oldham have paid tribute to her, describing as “not only our daughter and sister but our soulmate too!”
It was shortly before 3.20am on Saturday 10th June when police were called to Cherry Avenue in Oldham to reports that a body had been found.
When they arrived, they discovered the body of a woman who has now being formally identified as 23-year old Corinne Nicole Hayes.
Paying tribute to Corinne, her mum, Mandy Hayes and sister, Gemma Hayes, said: “Corinne was a massive inspiration to us and many others.”
“She was not only our daughter and sister but our soulmate.”
“Life won’t ever be the same again, our hearts are broken and all we have now are our memories together and they’ll live on in us forever.”
A 33-year old man was detained under the mental health act and two other men, both aged 28, were arrested on suspicion of murder and have since been released under investigation.
Police are re-appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
The families statement continued: “There was so much love and laughter; there was never a dull day when she was around.”
“She was a strong independent woman who worked hard for everything she had and we were all so proud of her.”
“She had a bright future ahead of her and everything to look forward to and we will love and miss her always.”
Detective Inspector Kenny Blain, of Greater Manchester Police’s Oldham Borough, said: “Reading the tributes from her family, it is apparent how much Corinne was love and what a devastating time this is for her family, which makes it all the more frustrating for us that we cannot provide them with the answers they so desperately need at this time.”
“We need people to come forward with information so we can piece together the events and begin building answers for Corinne’s family.”
Anyone with information is being urged to contact police on 0161 856 8267 or 101, quoting incident number 394 of 10/06/2017.