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SKIATOOK, Okla. – A body found near a creek in northeast Oklahoma may be that of a missing woman, according to the Osage County Sheriff’s Office.
At around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, two kayakers called officials after they found a body near a creek, a few miles south of Skiatook, KJRH reports.
The sheriff’s office says a vehicle belonging to a missing woman was found nearby on June 14.
Officials say 51-year-old Laura Pace was last seen around 1 a.m. on June 12 at the Skiatook Walmart.
Authorities have not confirmed if the body is Pace. A medical examiner will confirm the identification and cause of death.