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Police investigating homicide after woman’s body found in Kansas City park near 10th and Ewing

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating a homicide after a woman’s body was found Tuesday in a Kansas City park, officials say.

Kansas City Police Capt. Lionel Colon said the woman’s body was found in a wooded area of Sheffield Park near East 10th Street and Ewing Avenue.

A neighbor told FOX4’s Kara Mashek that a woman and her child spotted the body when they were walking through the park.

The victim was identified on Wednesday as 35-year-old Theresa Christman of Kansas City, Mo. Her death is being investigated as a homicide.

FOX4 will update this story as more information is available.