SHELDON, Ill. (WCIA) — Police are investigating a potential homicide after a Martinton woman was found in an Iroquois County ditch early Friday morning.
Pamela Williams, 54, was found dead southwest of rural Sheldon when police arrived to the scene around 7 a.m., according to a press release.
They were responding to a call from a passerby who reported an “unresponsive female” in that ditch, according to a press release.
An autopsy was conducted in Kankakee County, but the results have not yet been released.
Police say the investigation — which spans multiple law enforcement agencies, including Illinois State Police — is ongoing.