SHAWNEE, Okla. - Authorities have identified the body found in a creek along a rural Pottawatomie County road over the weekend as that of a woman reported missing earlier this month.
Shawnee Police said Tuesday the woman's body found along S. Rock Creek Road Saturday morning has been identified as 36-year-old Colleen Dawn Smith. Smith was reported missing by family on October 13 and was last seen in late September or early October in the Shawnee area.
A jogger found the body in a creek along the gravel dead-end road Saturday morning at around 9:00 a.m., according to authorities.
Smith's cause of death is undetermined and still under investigation.
Anyone with information about her death is asked to call the Shawnee Police Department at (405) 878-1630.