Body found in search for missing Warwickshire woman

A new image of missing woman Liz Jones has been issued by police
-Credit: (Image: Warwickshire Police)


A body has been found in the search for missing Warwickshire woman Elizabeth Jones. The sad news was confirmed by Warwickshire Police this evening.

Officers said a body was found in Gloucestershire today. Elizabeth, known as Liz, was reported missing on May 24.

Her death is not being treated as suspicious. Police expressed their support for Liz’s family. Earlier this week an appeal was launched to find Liz, 59, from Salford Priors, Alcester.

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A spokesman said: We are sad to report that the body of a woman has been found in Gloucestershire today (Thursday).

“Officers from our neighbouring force were called to Temple Power after concerns were raised to them.

“Formal identification has yet to take place, but the body is understood to be that of Elizabeth Jones - known as Liz - who was reported missing to us on 24 May.

“Her death is not currently being treated as suspicious, and a file will be prepared for the coroner in due course.

“We would ask that you avoid speculation and respect the privacy of Liz's friends and family.

“Our thoughts remain with them at this difficult time.”

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