Detectives are now appealing for information.
Detectives are now appealing for information.

Body in plastic identified as NSW woman

The body of a woman who was found wrapped in plastic and floating in a creek near Newcastle has been identified.

Members of the public made the grisly discovery at 10.30am on Saturday while driving past on Wakefield Road at Killingworth.

Police removed the body from the water and have since identified it as 29-year-old Danielle Easey.

Ms Easey lived in Booragul, in Lake Macquarie, but more recently was staying at multiple locations around the area, NSW Police said in a statement on Monday.

Detectives are now appealing for information to establish her last movements.


With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

premium_icon With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

This is how family massacres impact our nation, writes SHERELE MOODY

Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

premium_icon Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

A dynamic duo of dog behaviourists know how to help.

Australia's best news deal:  Just $1 for the first 28 days

premium_icon Australia's best news deal: Just $1 for the first 28 days

Get the latest local news first from just $1 for the first 28 days