Missing Woman Found

Patricia Lasserre

A search team stumbled upon the body of a missing Prattville woman over the past 24 hours.

Fifty-three year old Patricia Lasserre had been missing since this weekend, after leaving her job at a major retail store in Clanton.

Airborne state troopers spotted Ms. Lasserre's body.

Officials are treating this discovery as a homicide, but they are not releasing details about the rural crime scene.

Autauga County Sheriff Herbie Johnson says this death will be treated as a homicide.