Body of woman missing for month pulled from river

Police said a body found in the River Leven had been formally identified as Ms Murphy.

Karen Murphy had been missing for nearly a month..
Karen Murphy had been missing for nearly a month..

The body of a woman missing for a month has been found.

Karen Murphy, 53, was last seen on Great Western Road on Monday, January 13.

Police said a body found in the River Leven, near Dumbarton, on Sunday, February 9, had been formally identified as Ms Murphy, whose family have been informed.

Inspector Graeme Hogg said: “Our thoughts continue to be with Karen’s family and friends as they come to terms with this news and we have officers providing them with assistance at this difficult time.

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“There are no apparent suspicious circumstances surrounding her death and a report has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”

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