Body found in Anderson ID’d as missing woman

(FILE)

ANDERSON, S.C. — Officials say they’ve identified a body found in Anderson County as a woman missing for several months.

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office tells local media outlets that deputies were responding to a call of a missing person when they found remains in some woods Monday.

Authorities say cadaver dogs found the body. The coroner’s office says the body has been identified as 58-year-old Patricia Ann Shaw, who had been missing since November.

Officials have not determined how Shaw died. An autopsy was scheduled Tuesday.