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Body Pulled from Ohio River in Posey County Identified as Henderson Woman

A previously unidentified body pulled from the Ohio River in Posey County back in February has now been identified as a 54-year-old Henderson, Kentucky woman.

Posted: Jul 23, 2020 3:28 PM
Updated: Jul 23, 2020 4:43 PM

The Posey County Coroner's Office has identified a body pulled from the Ohio River on February 10, 2020.

The deceased was identified as 54-year-old Wilma Jean Crawford of Henderson, Kentucky.

According to the coroner's office, DNA samples were taken and sent to the Indiana State Police Lab, where they were able to receive a hit on the results. The body was also identified through fingerprints.

Crawford's family has been notified of the identification and is now preparing to lay her to rest.

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