Missing Mequon woman found dead in Milwaukee River

File photo of police emergency lights.
File photo.

MEQUON (AP) – A woman reported missing on Thursday in suburban Milwaukee has been found dead.

Mequon police say the body of 54-year-old Candace Giles was found around 10:30 p.m. Friday in the Milwaukee River.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports she was found in 6 to 8 feet of water about 10 feet from the shoreline near her Mequon home by a man who called police. An autopsy was scheduled for Saturday.

Giles was reported missing on Thursday when she did not show up for a scheduled appointment.

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