UPDATE: The body has been identified as 65-year-old Ruth Ann Martin, who was reported missing out of High Ridge.

WELDON SPRING, Mo. — St. Charles County police are investigating after a dead body was found in a parked car Thursday night.

Police said the body was discovered at around 3:15 in the 1000 block of Wolfrum Road.

As of this writing, police did not know the cause of death. The person's identity will be released after family members are notified.