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Indiana State Police arrest one person in death of IU student

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana State Police say the body of an Indiana University student was discovered Friday in rural Brown County, and one person has been arrested in connection to the death. 

Detectives were called in to the investigate after a female body was found in rural Brown County. The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Hannah Wilson, originally from Fishers, Ind.

Wilson was enrolled as a student at IU Bloomington, according to an ISP press release. 

Police have arrested 49-year-old Daniel Messell, of Bloomington, who is being held on a preliminary charge of murder. 

The Bloomington Police Department had taken a missing persons report regarding Wilson earlier Friday afternoon.

The Monroe County Prosecutor's Office along with the Brown County Prosecutor and the Brown County Coroner are also involved in the investigation that continues at this time.

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