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Autopsy Today For Body Found Burning Near Shirley

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 07:36:39 CDT
By: AP

An autopsy is scheduled on a burning body was found this weekend in a McLean County farm field. It's believed the remains belong to a missing 26-year-old Bloomington woman, but today's autopsy could lead to a positive identification. The body was still on fire when it was found yesterday morning in rural Shirley, about six miles southwest of Bloomington. Authorities extinguished the flames, but the remains were too badly damaged to immediately be identified. Investigators say an abandoned vehicle was also found nearby.

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