HANCOCK COUNTY (WISH) – Hancock County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after a dead body was found near the Marion County and Hancock County line.
The body was found in a corn field at 350 North and 800 West at Carroll Road. Two boys riding their bikes found the remains.
Friday morning, police officials said they had identified the person — 23-year-old Katrina L. Miller, of Indianapolis. She was identified by her fingerprints.
Investigators say the body has been in the field for a lengthy period of time. Circumstances surrounding the death were not immediately clear.
An autopsy will be performed Friday in hopes of determining a cause of death.