Death investigation underway after woman's body found in Jenning - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Death investigation underway after woman's body found in Jennings County, Ind., lake

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana State Police are working a death investigation near Vernon, Indiana in Jennings County.

Officials say 49-year-old Jama Brown's body was found in a lake on County Road 100 South, just southeast of Vernon.

A call found her body and reported it to police around 4 p.m. Saturday. At this point, officials say it appears to be "suspicious."

The Jennings County Sheriff's Department and Indiana State Police are investigating. Indiana Conservation Officers provided K-9s and other resources.

A medical examination of Brown's body is scheduled for Sunday.

If you have information about the investigation, you're asked to call the Jennings County Sheriff's Department or Indiana State Police.

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