Missing 59-year-old woman’s body found near Williams Lake

The body of a missing 59-year-old female was located on a remote logging road near Williams Lake on Monday Dec. 2.

The body of a missing 59-year-old female was located on a remote logging road near Williams Lake on Monday Dec. 2, said Barb McLintock of the BC Coroner’s Service Wednesday.

Susan Durham, 59, was first reported missing on Nov. 9 by Quesnel RCMP after she left a Quesnel Hotel without her personal property.

“She had ties to Vernon and Quesnel,” McLintock said.

“RCMP located Durham and her vehicle after receiving a report of a White Ford Explorer parked on a rural property outside of Williams Lake,” Const. Lesley Smith noted in a press release Wednesday.

Police said no foul play is suspected and therefore the BC Coroner Service will be handling the investigation.

 

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