Body of elderly woman found

Police are investigating the discovery of an elderly woman’s body in Batemans Bay.

Officers were called to Fairview Drive in Lilli Pilli about 5pm yesterday after reports a vehicle had been found in dense bushland.

Police searched the area and found the body of a woman nearby.

A crime scene was established and is now being examined by specialist forensic officers.

The woman has not yet been formally identified.

She is believed to be a woman, aged in her 80s, who was reported missing from the area last month.

A post mortem examination will be required to officially determine a cause of death.

Body found in Batemans Bay

Body found in Batemans Bay