Body found in Jefferson Co. still awaiting identification

CREATED Apr 1, 2014 - UPDATED: Apr 2, 2014

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UPDATE: The Jefferson County Sheriff's office confirms to TODAY'S TMJ4 that the DNA from the body does not match that of missing Milwaukee woman Kelly Dwyer.

The woman's DNA that was found will be entered into a database to see if it matches any missing person, police said.

The investigation is ongoing.


IXONIA - Investigators are still trying to determine the identity of a woman's body found in a cornfield in Ixonia over the weekend.

A driver spotted the body from North Road in Jefferson County Saturday.
There was nothing found on or near her, except for some sandals. 
Initial reports indicated the woman could be African-American but new information states that may not be the case.
Captain Jerry Haferman with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is leading the investigation.
"We were told it was a fair skinned person."  Said Capt. Haferman 
"Milwaukee Police Department is the only one that we knew that had a missing person, that's why we reached out to them." He added.
Kelly Dwyer vanished last October. Her boyfriend Kris Zocco was the last person to see her alive and prosecutors have gone so far as to call him a potential murder suspect.
Milwaukee Police say it is too early to draw any conclusions. They're waiting for more information from the medical examiner. 
The autopsy was finished Monday afternoon.