Body Found Near Bourne Identified

20 February 2011, 10:28 | Updated: 2 March 2011, 14:58

Police searching for an 82 year-old Peterborough woman, have formally identified the body found on Friday, as that of Sally Middleton.

Sally [pictured - right] was reported missing on the evening of Monday 14th February, after she failed to return from a shopping trip.

She was last seen at the bus station in Peterborough's Queensgate Shopping Centre, at 10:56am that morning.

A farmer later discovered the body of a woman at 12:15pm in a field on the outskirts of Morton village, near Bourne in Lincolnshire.

The case will now be handed over to the Coroner.