ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – The Tarrant county medical examiner’s office confirmed Sunday the body found by Arlington police Saturday was that woman reported missing by family.

84-year-old Dahabo Elmi, did not  return home from a walk Saturday morning.

She went missing from her home in the 2000 block of Mayfield Villa.

Her body was found in a drainage canal just a few blocks from there.

It was around 7:45 p.m. police say, that the body of a woman matching the description was found.

The cause of death has not yet been confirmed.


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