Body found in search for missing Dorset woman

Body found in search for missing Dorset woman

Published by Maria Greenwood at 6:37am 25th November 2019. (Updated at 7:21am 26th November 2019)

There's been a sad development in the search for a missing woman from Sherborne.

Dorset Police say a body has been found.

It's not yet been formally identified, but Dorset Police believe it to be that of Felicity Clough.

Her family has been told.

'Search'

The 55-year-old went missing at 3.50am on Sunday (24 November 2019) having left Yeovil District Hospital.

At 1:18pm today (25th November 2019) Dorset Police received a report that a body had been found in a rural area to the south of Yeovil.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

Chief Inspector Danny Thompson, of Dorset Police, said:

“Our thoughts are with Felicity’s family at this very difficult time and they are being supported by specially-trained officers.

“We would like to thank all those who assisted with the searches and shared our appeals.”