Woman found dead in Warren County creek identified

Woman found dead in Warren County creek identified
She was found around 9 a.m. Sunday by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office. (Source: WXIX)

MONROE, Ohio (FOX19) - The Warren County Coroner has identified a woman whose body was found in a creek Sunday.

Melissa McCracken, 56, of Hamilton, was last seen late Saturday at Miami Valley Gaming on Ohio 63 and wandered off, according to Warren County Coroner’s Investigator Doyle Burke.

McCracken’s husband reported her missing around 8 a.m. Sunday.

She was found about an hour later in a creek bed by sheriff’s deputies.

There were no visible signs of foul play, but hypothermia is possible, Burke said.

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