Belgian woman Monique Boeckstens found dead at Bowhill
- 15 September 2011
- From the section South Scotland
Police have confirmed that a body found on a Borders estate is that of a missing Belgian woman.
Monique Boeckstens, 53, had last been seen leaving her place of work in Melrose on 3 September.
Her body was discovered in the grounds of the Bowhill Estate at about 12:15 on Wednesday.
Lothian and Borders Police said their inquiries were continuing but added that there were no suspicious circumstances.
Ms Boeckstens' family has been informed and a report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.