Missing Monroe Co. woman found dead in vehicle

Endangered missing person alert issued for Monroe Co. woman

MONROE COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A Monroe County woman, who had been reported missing, was found dead Tuesday night.

Lauren Miller was found in her 2015 Toyota Sienna, which was parked in the Walmart parking lot in Mt. Vernon on January 12.

The Illinois State Police had activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Miller on January 9.

She was last seen at the Dollar Tree in Troy on January 8.

Miller was insulin dependent.

It is unclear at this time what caused her death.

Mt. Vernon Police are leading the death investigation.

An autopsy has been scheduled.

We will update this story when more information becomes available.

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