Body pulled from river

THE body of a woman was found floating in the river at Matlock Bath.

Members of the public spotted the body in the River Derwent at about 7.30pm on Saturday April 16.

The police helicopter, firefighters and police vehicles were also called out to the scene.

A spokesman for Derbyshire police said the woman, believed to be aged about 65, was understood to have been reported missing from the Nottingham area.

She said: “A lady was found deceased in the water.

“The death is not being treated as suspicious.

“A file is being prepared for the coroner.”

Witnesses can contact Derbyshire police on 0345 123 33 33.