UPDATE: River body is missing South Molton pensioner
The body found at Little Hele yesterday has been formally identified as 82-year-old.
THE body found in a South Molton river yesterday (Thursday) has been identified as that of 82-year-old Muriel Barrow.
The pensioner was reported missing from her home in the Little Hele area on the outskirts of the town on Tuesday, sparking a search by police and members of Exmoor rescue Group, but to no avail.
Her body was discovered yesterday afternoon in a nearby river and formally identified today. No details have been provided at this time.