Police: Marysville woman was killed, left in Chelan County

The woman was found dead alongside U.S. 2 on Sept. 7. The case is being investigated as a homicide.

STEVENS PASS — A Marysville woman’s death is being investigated as a homicide, after her body was found in Chelan County last week.

A driver on a remote stretch of U.S. 2 near Rock Mountain Trail found the body of the woman, 25, around 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 7, according to the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office. Police believe the deceased woman ended up there early that morning.

Investigators were trying to reach the woman’s family before releasing her identity to the public.

Detectives have not said where they believe the woman was killed.

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office classified the cause of death as homicidal violence Thursday.

Anyone with information related to the case can contact the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office at 509-667-6845.

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