Some eyewitnesses claim that they had earlier seen the woman sitting on the beach with a man, South Coast Herald reported.
Police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Zandra Wiid said after an eye witness informed the police about the body Port Shepstone police divers were sent to the scene and, with the assistance of Med-Evac, the body of an unknown woman was retrieved from the water.
The woman, dressed in black tights and a sleeveless beige T-shirt, was believed to be about 40-years old.
In a separate incident, the body of a man was found floating near the Reabota bridge in Mpumalanga in October.
It was alleged that the man had drowned, as he had money and a cell phone in his pockets.
– Caxton News Service
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