Update: Missing woman identified as person found in Canadian River

UPDATE:  08/11/14 Police have identified the woman who was found in the Canadian River Friday night as Casie Michelle Johnson. The case is still unfolding and we will continue following it.

 

SHAWNEE, Okla.  08/08/14 – Police in Shawnee say they have discovered a body in a local river.

Authorities say they found a woman’s body floating in the Canadian River Friday night.  They are still unsure of how the person died.

Shawnee officials believe it may be the body of a missing woman.

Police say the missing woman was last seen drinking with friends on Tuesday.

According to officials, Aleesha Martin is one of the last people to see the missing woman.  She is reportedly with her husband Robert Martin.  Officials would like to talk with them to see if they have any information on this case.

Officials believe they are in a red Chevrolet pickup with Citizen Pottawatomie Nation tag number 1D726.

If you have any information on their whereabouts or this case, please contact Shawnee authorities immediately.

Left: Robert Martin, Right: Aleesha Martin

Left: Robert Martin, Right: Aleesha Martin

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