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A 43-year-old woman who was reported missing Wednesday was found dead Thursday, according to a news release from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

The release states deputies went to a location the woman was known to frequent on North 4200 East. The homeowner consented when deputies asked to search the property. The woman’s body was reportedly found in an outbuilding.

The investigation into the woman’s death is ongoing. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.