GASSAWAY, W.Va. -- A Braxton County sheriff's deputy identified a woman whose body was found along the Elk River in Gassaway late Monday.
Deputy W.L. Alderman said the body of 82-year-old Barba Chapman, of Gassaway, was sent to the medical examiner's office to determine the cause of death. Deputies are not treating the death as suspicious, he said.
Her body was discovered at about 11 p.m. Monday by family members.