Body found in search for Sally Allan

04 Feb 2016 09:52 AM

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05/02/16 Update

This is an update in relation to the body found in the River Tyne on Wednesday, February 3.

Police can confirm that this is missing Ponteland woman Sally Allan.

Our thoughts continue to be with the family at this difficult time and a report has been prepared for the coroner.




Police searching for missing Ponteland woman Sally Allan have found a woman's body in the River Tyne.

At 1:07pm on Wednesday, February 3, a body of a woman was found in water near to the riverside in Jarrow.

The body has been recovered from the water and enquiries are being carried out to identify the woman.

Although we can not confirm that the body is that of Sally Allan, her family have been informed and our thoughts are with them at this time.