Mystery as the body of a woman in her 30s is found on a popular bushwalking track – as murder cops are drafted in to investigate
- Woman’s dead body found on a popular walking trail in Western Australia
- Female in her 30s was found at Margaret River in WA on Monday morning
- A couple enjoying a morning walk reportedly came across her dead body
- Homicide detectives have since been drafted in to investigate the death
The dead body of an unknown woman has been found on a popular walking trail by a couple, as homocide detectives are drafted in to solve her mysterious death.
The woman, believed to be in her 30s, was found near Bussell Highway at Margaret River, two and a half hours south of Perth in Western Australia.
Her body was located at around 7.30am on Monday, police said.
A dead body was found on a trail near Bussell Highway (left) at Margaret River on Monday morning
The trail has been sectioned off and the couple is believed to have contacted police when they saw the body, the West Australian reported.
‘Inquiries are being made into the circumstances leading to the woman’s death,’ they said in a statement.
‘Bunbury and Busselton Detectives are investigating with oversite from Homicide Squad.’