Missing woman found dead in Jefferson County floodwaters

by WFCN News
by WFCN News

7/18/2021 | 10:16 a.m.

UPDATE : Police confirm Mitchell's body has been recovered in her vehicle. Additional details unavailable at this time.

JEFFERSON COUNTY - Multiple agencies are currently actively searching for a missing woman in Jefferson County, believed to have possibly been swept away by floodwaters early this morning.

The investigation began overnight on N Panzier Lane, southwest of Woodlawn. Police are searching for 25 year-old Shelby Mitchell, who is believed to be driving a Gold Hyundai Sonata.

At this time, authorities have not confirmed if there are any leads on her location.

This is a developing story. Stay with WFCN News for updates.

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