THE FAMILY of a missing woman from Chingford have been approached by police after a body was discovered in Epping on Sunday, July 23.
Police issued an appeal for Denise Jacobs, 45, on Saturday, July 21. She was last seen at 2.40pm in the Vallence Road area, Bethnal Green on Monday, July 17.
It is also believed she was in the Leytonstone High Road area between 4pm and 5.30pm on the same day.
On Sunday, police spoke to Denise’s next of kin after they were told a body had been found in Epping.
Formal identification has yet to take place.
Essex Police are investigating the circumstances of the death, which is not being treated as suspicious.