Body of a young woman found near Boonville

POSTED: 05:00 PM CDT Oct 09, 2013    UPDATED: 05:36 PM CDT Oct 09, 2013 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says authorities found the body of a young, African-American woman along Crab Orchard Road in Cooper County around 8 a.m. Authorities are treating the death as a homicide.