Inquests open into deaths of two homeless men
by Chris Hunter
Two homeless men died in Aylesford over the same weekend.
Daniel Gauntlett, 35, died from hypothermia while sleeping
outside a derelict bungalow in Hermitage Lane between
Saturday night, February 23, and Sunday morning, February 24.
His death followed that of Douglas Poynton, 45, earlier
on Saturday at Forstal Cottages in Forstal Road. The
cause of Mr Poynton's death is yet to be ascertained.
Inquests into the deaths of both men were opened and adjourned
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