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Body found in missing woman hunt

The body of an elderly woman has been found in the River Windrush in Burford this morning.

She was discovered near the St John the Baptist Church at 10.30am by a police officer carrying out a search in the area. The body has been recovered from the river.

The death is currently unexplained, but it appears that there are no suspicious circumstances.

Please note
: It has not been confirmed whether this is the body of the woman reported missing in Burford yesterday evening.

Posted : 03/01/2007 17:31:29

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