Woman’s body found

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A BODY found in Astley is believed to be that of a woman who went missing from her home earlier this week.

Police have called off the search for 36-year-old Kerry Bailey, who had not been seen since leaving her home in Worsley on Wednesday (May 21).

On Sunday morning a body was discovered off Higher Green Lane in Astley.

There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances and a file is being prepared for the coroner.

Detective inspector Alan Clitherow,of GMP, said: “We have spent several days making every effort to find Kerry safe and well and although we await formal identification we do believe it is her. Our thoughts and condolences are with her family.”