New text:Decedent found nude laying in soybean field. Body discovered by road maintenance crew.
Old text: Decedent found nude laying in soybean field.
Hair worn in ponytail at time of discovery. Single piercing in each earlobe. White sandal-type shoes with straps. Bra, white in color, size 36A, brand name "Gelmart", made in Philippines. Tee shirt, pink in color, crew neck, with four palm trees on front in blue and the word "Florida." White sandal-type shoes with straps. White metal/silver ring with heart shaped blue turquoise stone worn on right ring finger.
Discovered approximately 40 feet north of Lebanon Road and just west of the Troy and O' Fallon Road.
She had been placed at the scene approximately two to three days prior to discovery. The cause of death was multiple stab wounds to her neck and torso.
There was no evidence of defensive wounds on the victim, indicating she did not fight her murderer(s).
What was thought to be evidence of a hysterectomy, indicates that the uterus has been removed as a part of extensive cutting, stabbing and mutilation, and that the killer may have removed the reproductive organs. It is believed she was sexually assaulted.