Girl’s body found in canyon in El Paso County
June 14, 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – Searchers have recovered the body of a girl on national forest land in El Paso County.
The workers discovered the body Sunday in Queens Canyon near a rock formation called Punch Bowls. It took seven hours to bring the body out of the canyon.
The girl’s name hasn’t been released yet. An autopsy was planned Monday.
Sheriff’s investigators and Manitou Springs police are checking on whether it might be a 17-year-old girl reported missing Saturday afternoon.
Information from: The Gazette, http://www.gazette.com