ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – An investigation is underway after a body was found in south St. Louis County.
Around 7:16 a.m., the St. Louis County Police Department was called to the area near the intersection of Jefferson Barracks and Corliss Drive in Mehlville for a "sick case."
When officers arrived, they found the body of 26-year-old Lisa Ball.
The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is investigating this case.
Officials are calling this a suspicious death.
The area where the body was found is about a mile away from Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Anyone with information should contact St. Louis County police at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS(8477).
Editor's note: A previous version of this story reported the victim as 24-year-old Lisa Bell. Police have since corrected that information.