MISSING WOMAN’S BODY FOUND IN SEA

Published at:

20130401-103706.jpgUPDATED: The body of a woman in her 50s, who was reported missing last night, has been discovered floating in the sea just off of a Shanklin beach this morning.

Concerned relatives alerted Police about their worries for the woman’s safety late last night.

Her car was later found at a notorious suicide spot, Culver Cliff, at around 02:00.

Article continues below this advertisement

The woman’s body was discovered floating in the sea at around 07:00 this morning and was recovered by specialist teams.

The Sandown-Shanklin Revetment has since reopened after it was closed for a short period.

UPDATED 12:00 THURSDAY: The identity of the woman found on Monday has been confirmed as Sharon Louise Barker, also known as Sharon Attrill, 53, of Joseph’s Way, Shanklin.

A post mortem concluded her cause of death was multiple fractures and injuries.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding her death.

Article continues below this advertisement

The inquest was adjourned to a date to be fixed.

The views/opinions expressed in these comments are solely those of the author and do not represent those of Island Echo. House rules on commenting must be followed at all times.
Football Betting Site Betway
 

Join our daily newsletter

News, Traffic & Travel Tweets