Body Found Is Missing Swanage Woman

18 March 2015, 13:33 | Updated: 18 March 2015, 13:43

Body Found Following a land, air and sea search launched for a missing woman from Swanage.


Dorset Police's Police Inspector Neil Wood have released a statement saying:

“At around 10.35am on Wednesday 18 March 2015, the body of a woman was recovered by passing boats in the sea along the coast near to St Aldhelms Head.

“The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and the body has been formally identified as that of missing Swanage woman Elizabeth Agate who went missing from her home on the evening of Monday 16 March 2015.

“Her next of kin and the coroner have been informed.

“Officers are not treating the circumstances of this death as suspicious.

“Dorset Police would like to thank the public and the Coastguard for their assistance.”