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MISSING WOMAN'S BODY FOUND IN WOODED AREA

Orchard Park police have identified the body of a missing 74-year-old Orchard Park woman who had a history of wandering from her home.

Jean S. Bidner was reported missing from her Powers Road home on March 14 and hadn't been seen or heard from since then.

At about 7:45 p.m. Sunday, a Draudt Road resident called police to report finding what he believed was a body in a heavily wooded area near his home. Orchard Park police responded to the scene and later identified the body as Bidner's.

While authorities haven't determined when Bidner died, police said no foul play is suspected.

Twice before, in 2002, Bidner was found safely after being reported missing, once for 12 days and the other time for 12 hours.