Body of Indianapolis woman, 23, found in Hancock County field; autopsy set for Friday

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HANCOCK COUNTY, Ind (July 25, 2014) — Investigators in Hancock County have identified a body found near the Hancock-Marion County line Thursday night.

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Department said the remains were those of Katrina L. Miller, 23, Indianapolis.

imageHer body was found in a cornfieldĀ at CR 350 North and CR 800 West at Carroll Road around 8 p.m. Thursday. The sheriff’s department said two young men were riding bikes in the area when they found Miller’s body in the field. They called 911. Investigators used fingerprints to make a positive identification.

An autopsy is set for Friday to determine the cause of Miller’s death.