Missing Woman's Body Found in Water off Gloucester, Massachusetts

Susan Nilsson went missing over the weekend

Police in Gloucester, Massachusetts, said the body of a woman who went missing over the weekend was found in the water off Rocky Neck on Monday.

The body of Susan Nilsson, 56, of Rockport was located near the Americold wharf. A very low tide on Monday aided in the search and recovery effort.

Nilsson was reported missing on Saturday. She was believed to have been walking near Gloucester Marine Railways late Friday evening or early Saturday before she went missing.

The state medical examiner's office will conduct an autopsy to determine the manner and cause of Nilsson's death.

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