Coroner Called to Scene After Body of Missing Jefferson County Woman Found

dobsonJEFFERSON COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – Officials in Jefferson County say a missing Knox Dale woman has been located and the coroner has been called to the scene.

Authorities say 30-year-old Tia Marie Dobson, of Knox Dale, went missing on Monday. She was last seen around 10 a.m. leaving the West End Elementary School in Punxsutawney.

Police found Dobson’s 2008 Dodge Nitro on Tuesday evening along Steffey Church Road near Rossiter in Indiana County.

Authorities scoured the area for several hours searching Dobson, using K-9s and police helicopters.

On Wednesday afternoon, Punxsutawney-based State Police Community Services Officer Jamie LeVier told exploreJeffersonPA.com that Dobson “has been located and the coroner has been called to the scene.”

Her body was found on Wednesday, a short distance from where her vehicle was located, according to police.

LeVier said no further information will be released at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

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  • Tommy Shields

    Please send prayers, for this family, very heartbreaking

  • Dave Rickett

    Life sucks, when you hear news like this!! Her family. Her friends! Why?????

  • Kissysquirrel

    Sending prayers to the family of this poor girl.

  • warren tarah

    sad.

  • Bea Kniseley

    I don’t know this lady, but my prayers are with her family. What terror stalks our world.

  • anonymous

    Prayers to her family and friends. Very sad for such a young woman.