Woman's remains found in West Plains; suspect jailed

1 year 2 months 6 days ago Tuesday, August 16 2016 Aug 16, 2016 Tuesday, August 16, 2016 12:22:46 PM CDT August 16, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

WEST PLAINS (AP) — Authorities say a person of interest in the disappearance of a missing woman has led detectives to her remains in a wooded area in southern Missouri.

KYTV reports that the discovery was made Monday near West Plains. Charges are pending. Police said the victim was a 35-year-old woman who was last seen July 20 and was reported missing Aug. 9. The woman's name wasn't immediately released.

The investigation remains open.

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