Skagit County, WA – The Skagit County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in identifying a body found on Agate Beach on Guemes Island.
According to a press release from the Skagit County Sheriff’s Office, on January 1st, 2017 around 2:10 p.m., Deputies with the Skagit County Sheriff’s Office responded to Agate Beach, which is located at the West end of the Guemes Channel on Guemes Island, just North of Anacortes for reports of a deceased person.
Deputies found a white female, approximately 65-75 year old deceased on the beach. The unidentified woman is described as being approximately 5′ 5″, 140-145 pounds, with reddish brown dye over graying hair.
Deputies believe the woman had been on the beach for less than 24-hours. There are currently no reported missing persons, fitting that description from the area. The Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from the public in identifying any possible missing persons fitting that description that have not yet been reported.
If you have information, you are asked to please call the Skagit County Sheriff’s Office through the non-emergency line at (360) 428-3211.