Police confirm death

Last updated 11:40 30/01/2013

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Police have confirmed a body found in Bottle Lake Forest is that of German woman Britta Kappel who was reported missing yesterday.

Around 10.30am today police discovered the body of a woman in Bottle Lake Forest during the search for the missing Ms Kappel.

This afternoon, police confirmed the body was that of Britta Kappel. The circumstances of her death were not being treated as suspicious and the death had been referred to the coroner.

Ms Kappel had been missing since going out on her bike in the forest at 11am yesterday.

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