Body of Woman Believed Taken by Alligator, Found

By Brendon Fallon, Epoch Times
June 9, 2018 4:29 pm Last Updated: June 9, 2018 4:29 pm

The body of a woman likely killed by an alligator in Davie, Florida, has been found by police.

Authorities confirmed Saturday morning that the remains of Shizuka Matsuki had been discovered in a lake at the Silver Lakes Rotary Nature Park, ABC 15 Arizona reported.

Matsuki, 47, went missing while walking her dogs by the lake Friday morning. She was initially seen with her dogs by a passerby, but a short while later, only the dogs were seen barking at the water’s edge.

Davie Police said one of the dogs was bitten by the gator. Both were taken to Broward County Animal and Care and Adoption, the Sun Sentinel reported.