Bookmark and Share
15/01/2015

Body Of Missing Woman Is Found

A body found on a beach in Co Down has been confirmed as that of missing woman Aileen Finch.

Ms Finch, 68, went missing sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday.

On Wednesday evening (14 January), a body was found on a beach near Ballymartin. It was later confirmed to be Ms Finch.

Police have said they are not treating the death as suspicious.

(JP/MH)

Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

08 December 2017
Woman Arrested In Newtownabbey Released On Bail
A 37-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of misconduct in public office has been released on police bail. The woman was detained by officers from the Paramilitary Crime Taskforce in the Newtownabbey area on Thursday, 07 December. She was questioned at Antrim Police Station, however she has been released on bail.
26 February 2015
Body Found In Lough Neagh Confirmed As Missing Antrim Woman
A body found in Lough Neagh on Wednesday has been confirmed as Pauline Carmichael. The 61-year-old disappeared from her home in the Hillside area of Antrim on Monday. Police launched a large scale search operation and recovered a body from Lough Neagh on Wednesday afternoon.
19 November 2007
Woman’s Body Pulled From Lough As Tragic Bridge Fall Body Found
Separate drowning tragedies have been reported over the weekend as a woman's body was recovered from a lough in Co Down, while the remains of a man were pulled from the River Foyle in Londonderry.
22 July 2013
Missing Woman's Body Is Found In County Tyrone
The body of a missing woman has been identified as Lisa Magowan, according to an online campaign. The woman, 44, has been missing for almost two weeks. Her body was recovered in County Tyrone on Sunday. The body has no been formally identified according to police.
06 April 2004
Body of missing woman found
A body found in Co Tyrone on Monday has been confirmed as that of missing woman Attracta Harron. The Strabane pensioner disappeared on December 11 2003 while returning from Mass in Co Donegal. Police confirmed her body had been found buried in countryside near Sion Mills. A postmortem examination is due to be carried out on the body later today.
04 November 2015
Body Found In Search For Missing Man
Police investigating the disappearance of 21-year-old William Davey have found a body. Mr Davey was last seen in Larne on Saturday, 31 October. He is believed to have gone to a bar in the Lower Cross Street area. The body was located in the Exchange Road area.
19 June 2013
Body Found Following Hunt For Missing Co Antrim Man
Police searching for the disappearance of a County Antrim man have recovered a body. Bert McMurty, 66, has been missing from the Ballyclare area since Monday. Police discovered the body in the Woodburn Road area of Carrickfergus on Tuesday afternoon. A post-mortem is due to be carried out and an investigation is ongoing.
01 October 2007
Missing Diver's Body Found
The body of a diver missing off the Co Galway coast has been recovered this afternoon. The 42-year-old man was with three colleagues diving close to the entrance of Killary Harbour. They raised the alarm when the man failed to surface. Coast Guard, rescue teams, and the Garda diving unit were involved in the search operation.
31 July 2007
Missing Diver's Body Found Off Horn Head
The body off a British police constable who went missing following a dive at Horn Head off the County Donegal coast on Sunday afternoon has been recovered. Paul Jackson, 49, was a constable with Humberside Police and had been on holiday in Donegal with friends.
25 April 2006
Body of missing County Antrim man found in Republic
The body of a County Antrim man who has been missing for over two years has been found in the Irish Republic. Trevor McFall, 46, from Larne was last seen in his home town in March 2004. Police have revealed that Mr McFall's body was discovered in the Dingle area of County Kerry on April 15, but has just been formally identified.
22 March 2006
Body of missing Dundonald man found
The body of a missing 60-year-old Belfast man has been found. James White was last seen close to his home in the Kings Square area of Dundonald at around 8.30am on Thursday March 16. A number of public appeals were issued in a bid to find the missing man along with searches throughout the city of Belfast, however nothing was found until last night.
14 May 2002
Body of missing man found in Moyola river
The Police Service of Northern Ireland are investigating the death of a young man whose body was recovered from a river in County Londonderry. Barry John McBride, 21, from Cloane Road in Draperstown was last seen late on Sunday night at St Patrick's Street in the town.
06 November 2017
Body Of Missing Woman Found In East Belfast
The body of a woman, believed to be missing Karen Lane, has been found in east Belfast. The discovery was made on Sunday, 05 November, in the Templemore Avenue area. The 52-year-old had been missing since Monday, 23 October. The death is not being treated as suspicious.
24 July 2017
Body Of Missing Dean McIlwaine Found
The body of missing Antrim man Dean McIlwaine has been found, the PSNI have confirmed. The 22-year-old had been missing since 14 July and his body was found during a search in the Cavehill Country Park. Inspector Mark Cavanagh said: "Police can confirm that the body of a man has been found in the Cavehill area of north Belfast.
16 June 2005
Canal body find confirmed as missing man
The body of a man found in a car at the bottom of Newry Canal has been confirmed as missing man Gareth O’Connor. The 24-year-old went missing in May 2003 as he drove south to answer bail conditions in the Irish Republic regarding charges of being a member of the Real IRA.