The body of a 10-year-old Wisconsin girl was found a day after she was reported missing.
The remains of Liliana “Lily Peters” were found Monday around 9:15 a.m. in a wooded area near a Leinenkugel Brewing Company walking trail in Chippewa Falls.
No suspects have been arrested in connection with the fourth grader’s death. Police are investigating the death as a possible homicide.
Lily was last seen leaving her aunt’s house on Sunday night, according to police. They think she was on her way to her house, but she never showed up. Her father called the police around 9 pm to report her missing.
Police began searching for the girl Sunday night and eventually found her bike near a wooded area next to a trail near her aunt’s house. When their initial searches failed to find the girl, she turned to additional law enforcement units, including K9 teams and drones, for help.
Search teams went door to door looking for Lily
Police search teams reportedly went door-to-door on Sunday night looking for 10-year-old Lily Peters after her father reported her missing.
Police requested additional resources to assist in the search, including K9 units and drones.
Lily’s body was finally found Monday in a wooded area near her aunt’s home.
Graig Graziosi25 April 2022 20:40
Lily Peters was last seen at her aunt’s house.
Lily Peters, 10, was last seen at her aunt’s home in Chippewa Falls on Sunday night.
Police believe she was walking home after leaving her aunt’s house. When she did not return that night, her father called the police to report her missing.
Police began searching for Lily that night, but were unable to find her body until the following day. Her death is currently being investigated as a homicide.
Graig Graziosi25 April 2022 20:26
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welcome to the independents ongoing coverage of the death of 10-year-old Liliana “Lily” Peters. The Wisconsin girl’s remains were found in the woods near her aunt’s home.
The girl was reported missing by her father on Sunday night. Her remains were found by police the next morning near a walking trail in Chippewa Falls.
Graig Graziosi25 April 2022 20:23