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Sad news in search for missing Vernon woman

Aurelia Wedenig, 65, was last seen on Dec. 18. Her body was found Dec. 23, 2015.
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December 24, 2015 - 9:56 AM

VERNON - A search for a missing person has ended in tragedy.

Vernon RCMP confirmed 65-year-old Aurelia Wedenig, who went missing Dec. 18, was found dead around noon Dec. 23.

“The Vernon RCMP were notified by family and friends of the discovery of her body in a thicket and grove of trees bordering a property in the eastern end of 30 Avenue in Vernon,” Cpl. Spencer Hornoi said in a media release.

The Vernon RCMP and the B.C. Coroners Service continue to investigate her death, however foul play is not believed to be involved.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Charlotte Helston at chelston@infonews.ca or call 250-309-5230. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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