Kentucky woman found dead in southern Indiana field

ROCKPORT, Ind. (AP) -- Police say a Kentucky woman found dead in a southern Indiana farm field was killed.

Indiana State Police investigators used fingerprints to identify the body Thursday as 42-year-old Sheila Renee Denson of Philpot, Ky.

Police did not release the cause of death, but said that information from the autopsy and information received after the body was found leads them to believe Denson was killed.

A farmer discovered the body Tuesday in a field near Rockport, about 25 miles east of Evansville.

Authorities in Indiana and Kentucky were investigating. Police did not release any information on possible suspects.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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