ROWAN COUNTY, NC — Officials with the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office say the body of Erica Parsons will not be released for at least two months, maybe three.
Detectives say Erica’s remains are still with the NC Medical Examiner and will remain there as this part of the investigation continues. Once all evidence is gathered the Rowan County Investigators will review the findings with the Rowan County DA.
In a news release Thursday, officials said the response and support from the community has been “tremendous.” All funeral expenses for Erica have been paid for, and donations in her honor continue to poor in to the Prevent Child Abuse Rowan Organization.
Officials say funeral arrangements for Erica will be released once her remains are released.