Dead woman named by police
PUBLISHED: 16:30 17 December 2012
THE woman found washed up on Burnham beach has been identified by police.
The body of Maureen McMeeking was spotted close to the waterline on December 8.
The 49-year-old was reported missing from her home in Monmouth on October 23.
Early indications suggested it was a man’s body but a post-mortem revealed it was a woman.
An Avon and Somerset Constabulary spokesman said the family have been informed and the matter now lies with the coroner.