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Deputies: Body found in Skiatook believe to be that of missing woman

Posted at 9:57 AM, Jun 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-17 10:58:08-04

OSAGE COUNTY — Osage County Sheriff's Office officials say they believe the body found Sunday in Skiatook is that of a missing woman.

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Deputies said kayakers, who were part of the volunteer search, found Laura Pace's body three miles east of 52nd West Avenue at Hominy Creek.

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Officials said they do not suspect foul play at this time.

Deputies said they are waiting for the medical examiner's report on cause of death and positive identification.

Family told deputies that Pace had gone to work and clocked into the Walmart in Owasso and later made a purchase at the Walmart in Skiatook around 1 a.m., deputies said.

A missing person's report was filed with Owasso police on Thursday, officials said.

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