Woman found near Coweeta Lab identified

The woman found dead on Tuesday afternoon near Coweeta Lab has been identified as 39-year-old Shelly Ann Burris of both Anderson, S.C. and Franklin, N.C.

Burris’ body was discovered by a group of bear hunters, who found her found in a creek.

An autopsy is being conducted to confirm the cause of death. That information has not been released at this time.