Authorities Investigate Body Found In Woods In Fayetteville

North Carolina authorities are investigating after woman's body was found behind a Boys and Girls Club in Fayetteville.

Cumberland County sheriff's office spokeswoman Debbie Tanna said the body was found Saturday about 9 a.m.

Authorities said the body was found in the same area as the home of Michelle Powell. The 31-year-old woman has been missing since early March.

The body was found while friends and family were out searching for Powell. The body is being sent to the medical examiner's office Monday to determine its identity.


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