Body in Tuttle Creek Identified as Kansas Woman

KSAL StaffMarch 4, 2014

A body recovered from Tuttle Creek Lake has been identified as a 56-year-old woman from rural St. George.

Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat said in a news release that the body found last Friday was that of Jane Peterson, who worked in the physics department at Kansas State University.

Peterson’s family reported her missing on Jan. 19.  Two days of searches after she disappeared were unsuccessful.

Riat said foul play is not suspected in Peterson’s death. A pathologist indicated drowning and hypothermia were the cause of death.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

K-State Establishing Confucius Institute

September 8, 2014 6:10 am

ESPN Leader To Speak At K State

March 5, 2014 6:00 am

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Salina Man Jailed After A...
August 15, 2018Comments
Alternative Rock to Highl...
August 15, 2018Comments
Three More Most Wanted Ar...
August 15, 2018Comments
Colyer Concedes Election ...
August 14, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018 - EEO  - KDJM  - KABI  - KSAL-AM  - KSAL-FM  - KVOB  - KYEZ  - KZUH