Woman who died in Dunipace house fire named

Jane Reilly
Jane Reilly

The 53-year-old victim of a house fire in Dunipace last month has been named as Jane Reilly.

Her body was found in the property on Stirling Street at around 7am on Saturday, January 30.

In a statement issued through Police Scotland her family said: “Jane Was a devoted mother who will be dearly missed.

“Her sudden death has left us devastated and our hearts are breaking as we try to come to terms with what has happened.

“We thank everyone who has passed on their condolences but we now ask for peace to grieve at this extremely difficult time.”

Police are continuing with their investigation into the circumstances of this incident and are currently pursuing a number of lines of inquiry.

Detective Inspector Jim Thomson from Falkirk police station said: “First and foremost my thoughts go out to the family of Jane Reilly. At this very sad time and we will continue to offer support to them as and when it is required.

“We are treating Jane’s death as unexplained at this time however our investigation is very much ongoing as we work towards establishing the full set of circumstances.

“I again urge anyone who has information that might assist with this effort to please contact police if not already done so.”