Lincoln County Sheriffs Office Investigating Deceased Person


Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Deceased Person Found in Abandoned House

Lincoln County, Missouri – June 7th, 2023

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into the discovery of a deceased adult found in an abandoned house in rural area of Lincoln county west of Winfield, Missouri. The identity and cause of death are currently unknown. Authorities are actively working to determine the circumstances surrounding this incident.

On June 7th, 2023, law enforcement responded to a report of a deceased adult found in an abandoned house in Foley, Missouri. The area has been secured, and investigators are collaborating with forensic experts and relevant agencies to establish the person’s identity and cause of death.

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office urges the public to avoid speculation and rely on accurate information from official sources. Updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at (636) 528-8546 or submit information via our website at

Further updates will be shared as they become available.