Dewild Body Identified

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Authorities say a body found along a Jefferson County highway is that of a mother missing since July.

Thirty year old Heather Dewild disappeared after meeting with her estranged husband just days before their divorce was to become final. Her husband has previously given police permission to search his home and has met with investigators.

Heather's body was found on U.S. Highway 6 Monday, September First.

Jefferson County Sheriff's spokesman, Jim Shires says the cause and circumstances of Dewild's death remain under investigation.