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Coroner: Body Of Missing Woman Found In Herrington Lake

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GARRARD COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The body of a missing woman was found in Herrington Lake. 

The Garrard County coroner said 82-year-old Leona Riffe had been missing for several hours.

He said it appears she drowned. Her body was pulled from the lake not far from her houseboat. 

Riffe had dementia and would wander away from time to time. Neighbors say she was a very sweet lady who loved to walk up and down the road. 

Authorities from Garrard and Boyle Counties are working the case.

The body will be taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort.

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