Monday 21 August 2017

Body of missing elderly woman found in Wexford

THE body of an elderly woman missing since last week has been found.

 Statia Purcell, 66, went missing last Wednesday from New Ross, Co Wexford.


 Her body was found this afternoon in a tributary of the River Barrow.


Gardai said her death is not suspicious and is being treated as a tragic incident.

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