A lacking 20-year-old mother has been discovered lifeless in a shallow grave in Florida, authorities mentioned.
Nyeisha Nelson has been recognized from stays discovered Saturday close to practice tracks in a wooded space close to Crescent Metropolis, information station WJXT reported.
She was final seen dropping off her 5-year-old daughter at Middleton-Burney Elementary Faculty on Feb. 11, information station WJAX reported.
However when her household didn’t hear from her, they reported her lacking to authorities.
Investigators discovered Nelson’s 2008 Honda Accord within the woods Thursday lower than 5 miles from the place authorities uncovered her stays.
Putnam County Sheriff’s Workplace Col. Joseph Wells mentioned they imagine that Nelson was the sufferer of a murder, although they haven’t recognized any suspects within the slaying.
“The investigation does recommend the chance that she knew the offender. This was not a random act of stranger on stranger violence,” he mentioned.
He mentioned her deserted automobile could present some clues as to who was accountable.
“Her automobile goes to be a key a part of this,” he mentioned. “Not a lot the automobile — we now have it — however who was driving that automobile round or after Feb. 11.”
No additional particulars have been launched about the reason for method of her dying, however an post-mortem was ordered.