BREAKING: Police confirm body found is that of missing Melanie Wilson

Police have confirmed the body of a woman found in Stoney Street, Sutton, is that of missing Mansfield woman Melanie Wilson.

Saturday, 5th November 2016, 4:37 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:39 pm
Missing Melanie Wilson, 22 of Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. Melanie was last seen at her home in Sutton-in-Ashfield at about 11.20pm on Wednesday 19 October 2016. Her family and friends are growing increasingly concerned for her safety since was reported missing.
Missing Melanie Wilson, 22 of Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. Melanie was last seen at her home in Sutton-in-Ashfield at about 11.20pm on Wednesday 19 October 2016. Her family and friends are growing increasingly concerned for her safety since was reported missing.

The 22-year-old was reported missing on October 21 after being last seen on 19 October.

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A post-mortem examination was carried out today (Saturday 5 November) and the cause of death has yet to be identified. Further tests are to be carried out.

The circumstances are not thought to suspicious. Police are not looking for anyone else in relation to the death.

Officers are liaising with Melanie’s family and keeping them updated.