Body Found In SC’s York County Is That Of Missing Woman

ROCK HILL, S.C. — A body found in South Carolina’s York County has been identified as a woman who was reported missing in late January.

Christy Jane Mahon, 54, was reported missing after she was last seen on Jan. 23, walking south of Rock Hill near Rock Hill High School, York County Sheriff’s Office deputies said.

The York County coroner confirmed Friday that Mahon was found dead on Wednesday, news outlets reported.

Mahon was found by utility workers in a wooded area off South Carolina 324 near Skyline Road. There is no word on how Mahon may have died, but York County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Trent Faris says foul play was not suspected. An autopsy and toxicology test are pending, Coroner Sabrina Gast said.