Breaking news – Body found in search for missing Leicester woman

Police search for missing woman Michaela Gilbert - Leicester Updates

Police searching for a missing woman from Leicester have discovered a body.

Formal identification is yet to take place, but it’s believed to be the body of missing Michaela Gilbert.

The 31-year-old was last seen on Wednesday (13 June) in the Outfields Drive area of Cropston, Leicestershire.

Police had continued the search for Michaela today in Bradgate Park and surrounding areas. They were assisted by search and rescue volunteers.

Michaela was known to visit the the renowned beauty spot regularly.

The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file is being prepared for the Coroner.

Read more: Police search Bradgate Park to find missing Leicester woman

The Police have thanked everyone who assisted with their enquiries and shared their appeal.