JPD: Human remains are those of missing Jonesboro woman

JPD: Human remains are those of missing Jonesboro woman

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro police said Tuesday that the human remains found in southwest Jonesboro by searchers, were those of Lisa Prescott.

The State Medical Examiner has confirmed that the remains found on October 10th belong to Ms. Lisa Prescott. She was...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Tuesday, October 20, 2020

According to a Facebook post from Jonesboro police, a group was in the area searching when the remains were discovered.

The cause of death is still not known.

EquuSearch Midwest, along with the Jonesboro Police Department and Coroner Toby Emerson, confirm human remains were...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Saturday, October 10, 2020

Jonesboro Police Department Public Information Specialist Sally Smith said searchers spent several hours in the area Saturday. After the human remains were found, Jonesboro detectives soon arrived to process the area, Smith said.

Region 8 News will have more details as they become available.

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