ALAMEDA (CBS SF) – The body of woman reported missing from Oakland a week ago was found in the bay off Alameda Thursday afternoon, according to the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.
The body of Diana Hajisaari, 62, of Berkeley, was found at 2:45 p.m. behind a residential area in the 3300 block of Fernside Boulevard.READ MORE: UPDATE: Wind-Whipped Big Sur Wildfire Grows To 1,500 Acres, Blaze Erupts Near Geysers Peak In Sonoma
Hajisaari also went by Gail Saari. Her colleagues at the Independent Institute at 100 Swan Way near the Oakland airport said she went missing at about 10:30 a.m. Friday, leaving her purse, keys, phone and other possessions behind.READ MORE: High Winds Topple Trees; Leave Path Of Destruction In San Jose Neighborhood
She was possibly spotted at about noon that day at nearby Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline Park. Police searched that area Friday night but were unable to find her.
Her cause of death was not immediately disclosed Friday.MORE NEWS: Pipeline Of Illegal Weapons Shutdown; Four Arrested In San Mateo, Alameda County Raids
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