Body Discovered in Penicuik River
Police Scotland called to scene in woodland on July 10.
The body of a 47 year old woman was recovered from a river near Beeslack Community High School on Thursday.
Police in Midlothian are investigating after the body of a 47-year-old woman was recovered from a river in Penicuik.
Officers responded to a wooded area near the Beeslack High School at around 4.20pm on Thursday 10th July after being alerted by a member of the public.
The woman had been reported missing earlier that day and local efforts had been underway to trace her.
Her death is currently being treated as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing.
In the meantime, police would ask anyone who believes they saw a woman within the woodland between Wednesday morning and Thursday afternoon to come forward.