Update: Death investigation underway in St Francois county

by Heartland News

ST FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - We now know the name of the woman found dead in a St Francois county cemetery.

According to coroner, Jim Copeland the woman is 51 Year-old Tamara Gayle Havens.

Copeland says someone noticed the woman's body in Knob Lick cemetery.  Copeland says he was called in to investigate around five Thursday evening.

Right now Copeland says the woman's death is under investigation but he says officials do not suspect foul play.

An autopsy was schedule for 2:00p.m. Friday afternoon.   Copeland says it will take about 3 hours to complete.

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