Missing woman's body found near former residence

HARRISON, AR (KAIT) – The Marion County Sheriff's Department discovered the body of a missing woman Tuesday.

According to police, Jane Jones, 87, of Harrison, was found deceased in the woods near her former home in the rural Peel area.

Officers said her body was found approximately 80 yards from her vehicle.

Jones had been missing from her Harrison home since Oct. 24, and a Silver Alert was issued by the Harrison Police Department in an effort to find her.

Volunteers and members of the Peel Volunteer Fire Department helped in the search.

No foul play is suspected.

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