Police looking for former Doddington woman Wendy Simms find body

Wendy Simms who has gone missing from her Peterborough home

Wendy Simms who has gone missing from her Peterborough home - Credit: Archant

Police searching for missing woman Wendy Simms have found a body in water at Maxey Pits near Peterborough.

Wendy, 52, of South Parade, Peterborough, who used to live in Doddington, was reported missing to police on Monday and a search was launched to find her.

It was the second time she had gone missing in three months - In October she sparked a major search effort by residents in Doddington after she disappeared from her then address in Ancaster Way, Doddington.

She was eventually found by a farm dog in a farm’s conservation area nearly 30 hours after she was last seen.

The death is not being treated as suspicious and has been passed to the coroner.

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Police would like to thank members of the public for their support with the appeal.

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