UPDATE: Police say missing woman found deceased

Staff Writer

Police announced Wednesday afternoon that a local woman who had been missing was discovered to be deceased after being located a short distance from where her vehicle was discovered on Tuesday.

Troopers from the Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday they were looking for information regarding the location of Tia Marie Dobson, 30, of Knox Dale, who had been last seen leaving West End Elementary School in Punxsutawney.

Police said that no further details will be released until the death investigation has been completed.