63-year-old woman found deceased.
VERNON COUNTY, Mo. – A homicide investigation is underway in Vernon County after a deceased person is found Wednesday morning.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says that person was a 63-year-old female.
Vernon County Sheriff Jason Mosher says the body was found at a residence on Quail Road in the southwest area of Vernon County near the Kansas state line.
The sheriff’s office requested assistance from the Missouri State Highway Patrol Investigation Unit and the Bates County Sheriff’s Office.
More information will be released as the investigation continues.