Woman found dead on County Road 266 near Chaffee, Mo. identified

Body of woman found near Chaffee identified

SCOTT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Authorities in Scott County, Missouri have identified the woman found dead near Chaffee.

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office said the victim, 46-year-old Christy (Senciboy-Smith) Smith, of Oran, was found dead in a ditch along County Road 266 on Monday, October 5.

Deputies were called to where Smith was found around 10:39 a.m. and the SEMO Major Case Squad was activated.

An autopsy was performed on Wednesday.

Results of the autopsy are pending.

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office said the investigation into Smith’s death is ongoing.

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