Body of missing woman found in Wabash River
ADAMS COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA) - The remains of a missing Decatur woman have been found in a river in Adams County.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources said a passerby called 911 after spotting a body in the Wabash River on Tuesday. Officials have identified the remains as those of 39-year-old Melissa R. Vickers. She had been reported missing one month earlier.
A cause of death has not been determined and an autopsy will be performed. Conservation officers are working with the Adams County Sheriff’s Department and Decatur Police Department on the investigation.
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