The Wabash County Sheriff’s Department (WCSD) is conducting a death investigation after a woman’s body was found earlier this week, said Sheriff Ryan Baker.

Baker said the remains were found on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30 in the Eel River, east of North Manchester.

Rob Burgess, Wabash Plain Dealer editor, may be reached by email at rburgess@wabashplaindealer.com.