UPDATED: Woman identified in suspicious death


On Sunday, March 23, 2014, Waterloo Police responded to a report of a female body in the area of the 900 block of Ricker Street shortly before 2 pm.  Responding Officer located a female who was later identified as 53 year old Sharon Creighton.  Creighton was determined to be deceased at the scene.  Creighton had been reported as missing earlier in the day.  No further information is being released pending the results of an autopsy by the State Medical Examiner in Ankeny.


WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Iowa authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found behind a Waterloo business on Sunday.

The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/1f7BCSd ) the woman’s body was found behind Advanced Environmental Testing and Abatement Inc.

The business’ owner and his son found the body when they arrived at work.

Police did not immediately release many details about the woman, but they said the circumstances of her death are suspicious.

The woman’s body was found face down near a pile of wood near some pallets behind the business.


Information from: Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, http://www.wcfcourier.com


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