HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- The body of a woman missing since Christmas Eve was found Friday, and police are investigating her death as a homicide.
A passer-by found the body along W.Va. 10 near Salt Rock, Cabell County. On Monday, police identified the woman as Diane Lee Bess, 21, according to a news release from the Cabell County Sheriff's Department.
Family reported Bess missing after she left to go shopping Dec. 24 and did not return. She was last seen at her home in the 200 block of Main Street in Huntington's Guyandotte neighborhood.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Cabell County Sheriff's Department at 304-526-8663. Huntington police also are investigating.