Police investigate female body found in Wal Mart parking lot

Police investigate female body found in Walmart parking lot

BAKER, LA (WAFB) - Baker Police are investigating a body found in a vehicle Wednesday afternoon in the Wal Mart parking lot on Plank Road.

Detectives were unable to determine the identity of the woman found in the vehicle, but police say the vehicle is linked to a recent missing person's report that the Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating.

Detectives do not know how long the decomposed body has been in the parking lot.

An autopsy will be performed Thursday to determine the manner and cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.

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