Missing woman Megan Letham, who was last seen in the Mount Douglas Park area on April 17, was found dead April 19. (Photo courtesy of Saanich Police Department)

Missing woman Megan Letham, who was last seen in the Mount Douglas Park area on April 17, was found dead April 19. (Photo courtesy of Saanich Police Department)

UPDATED: Saanich woman last seen near Mount Doug found dead

Foul play not suspected

The body of a Saanich woman who was reported missing last weekend was found Monday night.

Saanich police issued a missing alert for 24-year-old Megan Letham midday Monday, but family and friends of Letham had already made and distributed missing posters of her.

Letham had last been seen April 17 at 7:30 p.m. Her last known location was near Mount Douglas Park.

Police say they don’t suspect foul play in her death and they aren’t treating it as suspicious.

“Our thoughts go out to her family and loved ones,” Saanich police tweeted.

READ ALSO: MISSING: Police searching for Derek Whittaker, last seen in Victoria


 

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