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Body of Chinese tourist found floating near Benalmádena beach

File photo of Torrequebrada beach.
File photo of Torrequebrada beach. / SUR ARCHIVE
  • A fisherman at the jetty in front of the Torrequebrada casino reported seeing the lifeless body of a fully dressed woman

The National Police are investigating the circumstances of the death of a woman whose body was found floating near the beach in Benalmádena on Monday.

A fisherman at the jetty in front of the Torrequebrada casino reported seeing the lifeless body of a fully dressed woman at 9.10am.

It appears that the deceased was a 51-year-old tourist, of Chinese origin, who had been reported missing on Sunday.

According to sources consulted, the woman was staying with her family in a hotel in Torremolinos.