The body of a Pierre woman who last week had been declared an endangered missing person was found Monday in the Missouri River in the Pierre and Fort Pierre area, police said.

Carol Jean Olson, 56, of Pierre was last seen Tuesday, Nov. 3, according to a state-issued Endangered Missing Advisory. Olson went missing under unexplained circumstances, according to the advisory.

Pierre Police Capt. Elton Blemaster, who notified news media Monday that the body had been found, said he would not release any more information until an autopsy had been completed. He said an autopsy could take up to two days to complete

Load comments