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Body of missing 70-year-old woman recovered from river in Fort Lauderdale


{p}Friday, June 9, 2023 -- The Broward Sheriff's Office (BSO) said 70-year-old Caroline Woolery-Walters was found dead on Thursday evening. Dispatch received a call reporting a body in a river in Fort Lauderdale. (BSO){ }{/p}

Friday, June 9, 2023 -- The Broward Sheriff's Office (BSO) said 70-year-old Caroline Woolery-Walters was found dead on Thursday evening. Dispatch received a call reporting a body in a river in Fort Lauderdale. (BSO)

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The search has ended for a missing elderly woman after her body was recovered from a body of water in Fort Lauderdale.

The Broward Sheriff's Office (BSO) said 70-year-old Caroline Woolery-Walters was found dead on Thursday evening. Dispatch received a call reporting a body in a river in Fort Lauderdale.

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The missing persons alert was issued on June 7, after Woolery-Walters was last seen near 300 Terminal Drive at Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL). She was traveling from Jamaica to visit family in Philadelphia.

The sheriff's office said Woolery-Walters' body was found near Southwest Fourth Street shortly after 5:30 p.m.

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