POLICE searching for missing grandmother Pamela Jackson have found a woman's body.
The discovery was made in West Yorkshire this afternoon.
Ms Jackson, from Chester-le-Street was reported missing on March 7.
Her partner, Adrian Muir, 50, from Halifax in West Yorkshire has appeared in court charged with her murder.
Ms Jackson, 55, who had three sons and four grandchildren, was the eldest of four daughters who grew up in Blakelaw, Newcastle.
A Durham Police spokeswoman said the body was found in the Turbon Road area nine miles away from Halifax, but it has not yet been formally identified.