Woman's remains found in West Plains; suspect jailed

Written by Muleskinner Staff

(WEST PLAINS, Mo., 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 (http://bit.ly/2bkkxOU ) 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.
Information from: KYTV-TV, http://www.ky3.com