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August 11, 2022

Woman’s body found in Goonellabah bushland

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Police searching for a missing woman discovered a body in bushland at Goonellabah last night.

Richmond Local Area Command officers were investigating the whereabouts of a missing woman about 8.30pm on Monday and located the body

A crime scene has been established and examined by specialist forensic officers.

The woman has not been formally identified.

A post mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death.


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