Crews looking for missing Missouri woman find 2nd man's body

7 months 3 weeks 4 days ago Sunday, January 29 2017 Jan 29, 2017 Sunday, January 29, 2017 12:07:00 PM CST January 29, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

 

KANSAS CITY (AP) — For the second straight week, people searching for a missing Missouri woman have found a man's body.

Kansas City police say the Saturday discovery is being investigated as a suspicious death but released no details. Police had no updates Sunday.

The Kansas City Star reports (http://bit.ly/2jKRWBW ) that relatives of Jessica Runions have been searching for the 21-year-old woman nearly every week since she went missing in early September.

Last week, they found a man's decomposing body in a creek bed. He was later identified as a 21-year-old man also from Raytown reported missing in November. His death is being investigated as a homicide.

Runions was last seen leaving a gathering of friends in south Kansas City. Her burned vehicle was found two days later in a nearby wooded area.

(Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include the latest information.) 

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