Woman’s body recovered from Uncompahgre Plateau; Montrose sheriff investigates
A woman reported missing to Mesa County authorities was found dead in a vehicle Tuesday on the Uncompahgre Plateau, the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office said today.
The sheriff’s office said in a release that deputies located the vehicle, with the body, around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday on Sawmill Mesa, which was after cellphone data associated with the missing woman led authorities into the area.
The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office had asked for assistance locating the woman.
Further details weren’t immediately available.