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