Cops identify deceased woman found in reservoir

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POLICE investigating the circumstances around a woman’s body that was found in a

reservoir have released her name.

Joy Wilding, 58, of Stanley Avenue, Ripley, was formally identified this afternoon, Wednesday, November 21.

Police were alerted by a dog walker on Monday, November 19, at 7.45am, to a body

in the open water of the reservoir which is next to Butterley Railway Station, Butterley


A post mortem examination has been carried out today and police are not treating

the death as suspicious.