Body found near River Aire is missing Knottingley mum

A body recovered from a culvert near the River Aire has been identified as missing Knottingley mum Vicki Milton.

Wednesday, 6th August 2014, 3:33 pm
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Mrs Milton was reported missing in April and concerned friends and residents joined police in searches for the 42-year-old.

A passer-by spotted the body in Byram, near Ferrybridge, at around 1.15pm on Monday.

Mrs Milton’s family has been informed and a police spokesman said her death was not being treated as suspicious.

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Chris Milton, Vicki’s husband, said: “I would like to thank the police and everyone else in the local community who offered their help and took part in the searches to find Vicki.”