- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 15, 2014

SHELLSBURG, Iowa (AP) - The Benton County Sheriff’s Office says it has found the body of an 81-year-old woman who went missing over the weekend.

Authorities say Constance Runde’s body was found in a creek about 100 feet from her vehicle. A pedestrian discovered it abandoned near Shellsburg on Tuesday. Runde had been missing since Sunday.

Cedar Rapids police say her death didn’t appear suspicious.

Sheriff Randy Forsyth says an autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

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