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Body confirmed as missing woman

Police searching for missing South Shields woman Pauline Whitfield have found a body on the coast at Marsden in South Shields.

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Full Report: Missing South Shields woman

Police in South Shields are investigating the disappearance of a 63-year-old woman.

Pauline Whitfield was last seen at about 9.30 on Thursday evening.

She was reported missing the next morning when she did not return home from the nearby Mecca Bingo on Dean Road.

Her family say her disappearance is totally out of character.

Watch the full report from Richard Wilson below.

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