Woman's body found in pond

POLICE have recovered a woman's body from a pond, it emerged tonight.

POLICE have recovered a woman's body from a pond, it emerged tonight.

The discovery was made by police at about 4pm today in Bradfield St Clare, near Bury St Edmunds.

The woman, who is believed to be elderly, is understood to have been reported missing a few hours before her body was found.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said: “We were called at 1.45pm to reports of a missing person. “Police attended the address where the person was missing and were searching the address when they located a body in a pond.


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“The fire service attended and the body has been recovered.”

Police said tonight they were treating the death as unexplained and were unable to release any further information until formal identification had taken place and a post mortem examination is carried out.

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