Police found body of missing 22-year-old Leavenworth woman

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Brittany Fields

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Leavenworth police found the body of Brittany Fields Saturday around 12:15 p.m.

Fields’ body was recovered near mile marker 392 in the Missouri River about 4 miles south of the blue bridge.

Family members say 22-year-old Brittany Fields was last seen on Wednesday night.

Around 7:30 a.m. Friday, a fisherman spotted some personal items belonging to Fields on a dock leading into the river, and her car was discovered nearby.

Leavenworth Police Chief Pat Kitchens said the fire department was dispatched to the scene, and investigators worked on leads for hours.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Leavenworth Police Department at 913-682-4411.

 

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