UPDATE: Woman Found Dead in Park

Police are working to identify  a woman who was found dead in a Salina park early Tuesday morning.

Police say at 6:10 am officers were sent to Lakewood Park, 250 N. Lakewood Park Drive, to a report of a female lying face down near the south entrance. Officers located a presently unidentified deceased white female.

The woman appears to be approximately 25 to 35 years of age, 5 foot to 5’ 6”, 200-250 pounds, hair appears to be a dyed reddish color.  She was wearing a pink-colored top, black tennis shoes, and blue jean capris.

This investigation is in the preliminary stages.

If anyone has any information about a missing person or information regarding this person, please call Crimestoppers at 825-TIPS(8477) or the Salina Police Department Detective Division at 826-7210.


ORIGINAL: A portion of a Salina park was closed to begin the day Tuesday.

A law enforcement presence was at the scene at Lakewood Park, conducting an investigation of a death at the park.

First responders were called to the park in the overnight hours to a report of an unresponsive person.

Authorities are investigating circumstances surrounding the death.

Not a lot of details were immediately available. This story will be updated as information is released.