MORGAN TWP. — The body of what is believed to be a Gallia County woman who was last seen on Wednesday evening was found by officials with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday afternoon.
According to Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning, sheriff’s deputies have located what they feel is the body of Betsy Ball, 67, of Morgan Township.
Browning reported that the remains were found near the Village of Vinton in northern Gallia County.
Ball was reported missing early on Thursday and deputies and fire department officials were on scene searching for the missing woman throughout the morning.
Browning reported that investigators are treating the incident as a “suspicious death” at this time.
Further details are not being released as the investigation is pending.
The Gallipolis Daily Tribune will release further information on this case as it is received from law enforcement officials.
Read more: Gallipolis Daily Tribune – BREAKING NEWS Gallia Sheriff investigating suspicious death in Morgan Township