Jonesboro police are investigating the death of a 24 year old woman who was found in her home on Friday afternoon. Police say she is a victim of homicide.
Around 2 o'clock yesterday afternoon investigators were called to an apartment complex on Warner Avenue after receiving a report of a dead female. Once inside officers found the body of 24-year old Leann Cowan in the bedroom of the apartment.
Police said it was difficult to identify her because the body was so badly beaten. Friday night the victim's body and dental records were sent to the State Crime Lab in Little Rock. On Monday the Jonesboro Police Department expects to know for sure in in fact the victim is Leann Cowan.