Body of woman found 40 yards from shore in Quincy

QUINCY, MASS. (WHDH) - A woman who disappeared in the water off the Squantum neighborhood of Quincy was found dead about 40 yards from shore, police said.

Officers responding to a 911 call just before 4:30 a.m. began searching for the 31-year-old woman, whose name has not been released.

Her friend told officers that the woman entered the water and could not be found.

Her body was located around 5 a.m., according to police.

Quincy police say at this time her death does not appear suspicious.