Woman found in Boston river named

A WOMAN found in a Boston river yesterday (Sunday) morning has been formally identified.

Police said Francis Adlard, 69, of The Georgians Care Home, Boston, was found in the Maud Foster Drain, at Bargate Bridge, at 8.40am.

She was originally from Horncastle.

Coroner Dave Lee said she was formally identified and a post-mortem is due to take place on Wednesday.