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Body found in woods, under investigation

Updated: December 3, 2012 10:06AM



LOWELL — An unidentified body was found by a few hunters in the woods east of Route 41 and south of Route 2.

Lake County Sheriff’s office arrived at the scene around 1 p.m. Sunday, confirming the remains were of a female human of unknown age and race. The Lake County Coroner’s office and the Lake County Crime Lab responded to the call.

Lake County Sheriff’s spokesperson Patti Van Til said the death is currently under investigation, and expects to have more information Monday afternoon.



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