UPDATE: The body found near the Belfast Footbridge identified as Joy MacDonald

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Published: Oct. 25, 2021 at 5:23 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 26, 2021 at 11:24 AM EDT
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BELFAST, Maine (WABI) - The body that Belfast police recovered a body Monday in the water by some boats near the city footbridge has been identified as40-year-old Joy MacDonald.

Last week, police starting asking for the public’s help to find MacDonald, who hasn’t been heard from since September 9th.

Police say employees of the Front Street Shipyard first spotted the body about 2:50 p.m. Monday.

Police say her white Nissan was located on Pierce Street in Belfast near the footbridge.

The cause of death hasn’t been released yet.

Anyone with information about her death can contact police at 338-2040.

We will update the story as more information becomes available.

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