MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities confirm that a missing woman was found dead in the woods off Lyle Road in Somerville.
Members of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division searched the area on foot, 4-wheeler, and with drones. Investigators found a body in a wooded area that was later identified as Rhonda Palmer.
The body has been sent to forensics for an autopsy.
The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office was looking for Rhonda Nelson Palmer, 55, of Somerville.
According to the sheriff’s office, Rhonda went missing from her home Sunday, May 10, 2020. She was last seen wearing black pants and a dark-colored long sleeve shirt with grey writing on it.