Body found Monday in Racine County

Sheirff: Body is not missing Kansasville woman
Posted at 10:39 PM, Jul 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-25 13:13:46-04

MOUNT PLEASANT -- The Mount Pleasant Police Department said Monday that a body had been found along Louis Sorenson Road in a forested area.

The death is being investigated as "suspicious." Right now, police do not know the cause or circumstance of death, nor the person’s identity.

Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling tells TODAY'S TMJ4 the body found is not Lynn Rickard, the 59-year-old Kansasville woman who went missing more than a month ago.

The Wisconsin Crime Lab Response Team and State Patrol Reconstruction Unit are assisting in the investigation.

No other information has been released at this time.

Stay with TODAY'S TMJ4 for further updates on this developing story.