Body found in West Memphis identified

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP) - Authorities have identified the woman whose body was found in West Memphis near Interstate 55.

The Crittenden County sheriff's office says the body found last weekend was that of 44-year-old Pamela Sue McWhirter of West Memphis.

The body was found in a pond under a railroad trestle.

Sheriff's investigators are trying to piece together where the woman was in the last week she was alive. Officials ask that anyone with information about McWhirter call police.

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