Police: No foul play in death of Joplin woman in house fire
MOUNT VERNON (AP) — Joplin police have ruled out foul play in the death of a woman whose body was pulled from a burning home.
Police Capt. Trevor Duncan said an autopsy found no signs of foul play on the body of 53-year-old Tamra Greenwell. Duncan declined to discuss the cause of death pending further investigation.
The Joplin Globe reports Jasper County Coroner Rob Chappel said he was awaiting more information from a pathologist before ruling on the cause of death.
Firefighters found Greenwell's body in the home early Monday. Her husband was able to escape the fire.