Lincolnshire

River Witham body find 'not suspicious'

River Witham
Image caption The woman's body was found in the River Witham in Lincoln on 27 December

The death of a woman whose body was found in a river in Lincoln is not being treated as suspicious, police have said.

The body of a 69-year-old local woman was recovered from the River Witham, near Newark Road bridge, in December.

At the time, Lincolnshire Police said it was treating the death as unexplained.

A file is now being prepared for the coroner and an inquest will be held in due course.

No other details are expected to be released.

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