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Body of missing filmmaker Twyla Roscovich found on Vancouver Island

Body of missing filmmaker Twyla Roscovich found on Vancouver Island
From CBC - September 16, 2017

The family of TwylaRoscovichsays herbody has been found on Vancouver Island.

The 38-year-old filmmaker, activistand mother vanished a week ago, prompting a widespread search.

In a written statement, Roscovich's family said her body was discovered Friday near Fisherman's Wharf in Campbell River.

The family did not release any details about her death but said no foul play was suspected.

Vanished Sept. 7

A search had been underway along the jagged coastline that Roscovich lovedand created films about to protect the salmon, the environment and raise awareness about everything from First Nations to oil tankers.

Roscovichvanished Sept. 7 and the RCMP and coast guard had been coordinating thesearch for the woman who was struggling with a chronic health condition.

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