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Shark kills woman swimming off Australia beach

3 April 2014 Last updated at 13:16 BST

A woman has been killed by a shark while on a popular beach in Australia's New South Wales.

Christine Armstrong, 63, was swimming between the wharf and the beach in Tathra village when she was attacked.

Inspector Jason Edmunds of New South Wales State Police said there was "no trace" of her body, despite extensive search efforts.

Silvia Costeloe reports.

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