BREAKING NEWS: Woman's body identified following autopsy
NEWARK -- A woman's body found in a wooded area near the Newark Baptist Church on Saturday had identified.
The victim has been positively identified as Stacey J. Lawson, 28, of rural Greene County.
"Family members have been notified. Foul play is still suspected and witnesses and persons of interest are still being interviewed or re-interviewed," Indiana State Police Sgt. Curt Dunril, public information officer for the Bloomington Post, said Monday evening.
No arrests have been made.
"At the request and on the authority of the Greene County Prosecutor Jarrod Holtsclaw, no other information will be released at this time. The victim's cause of death and rumors surrounding her death will not be addressed until such time as the investigation allows it," Durnil added.
An autopsy was conducted Monday afternoon at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, however the cause of death is not being released.
Detectives and crime scene technicians from the Indiana State Police and the Greene County Sheriff' Department are continuing their investigation.
The body of the woman was found about 3 p.m. Saturday in a wooded area near Newark Baptist Church, located south of County Road 760 East and County Road 740 North in northeastern Greene County.
"A cause of death is not known at this time. It had been rumored the victim's death resulted from a domestic dispute with her spouse. That cannot be confirmed, as the victim was not married," Durnil said on Sunday.
Anyone with information about the body found in the Newark is asked to contact the ISP Bloomington Post at 332-4411 or toll-free at (800) 423-1286.