A body found on a beach in East Yorkshire has been confirmed to bemissing Alison Danks.
Alison, also known as 'Bishop', went missing from her home in Marske-by-the-Sea on 23 May, sparking a missing person operation from Cleveland Police.
The body was found on the beach at Grimston on Monday 15 June, at9:40am, and Cleveland Police were called to the area.
A spokesman for the force said:
"Officers from Cleveland Police were informed and we can now sadly confirm that the body has been identified as that of missing 39-year-old Alison Danks from Marske.
Police officers are not treating her death as suspicious.
In an appeal following her disappearance, Miss Bishop's brotherMatthew Bishop said:
"Ali built up close and deep relationships with so many people and we are all hurting since she disappeared."