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Body found in rural Minn. ID'ed as Iowa woman

  • Associated Press
  • April 8, 2014 - 7:40 PM

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota medical examiner has identified the body of a missing Iowa woman found in a rural area near Minneapolis over the weekend.

The Hennepin County medical examiner's office identifies the body as that of 29-year-old Carrie Elaine Olson of Davenport, Iowa.

Olson was reported missing in Davenport. Her body was found Saturday evening in a vacant lot near Hastings in Dakota County.

The medical examiner says the cause of her death is pending further investigation.

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