UPDATE: Woman ID’d after found dead in motel
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Police have identified a woman who was found dead inside a Blue Springs motel late Thursday morning.
Lisa Jo Tharp, 44, of Trenton, Mo., was inside a room at the Nights Inn, 3400 NW Jefferson St., near Interstate 70 to investigate around 11 a.m.
It’s unknown how she died, however police are investigating Tharp’s death as ‘suspicious.’
Police said she had been living in the motel since July 2012.
Her death remains under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS.