Police identify the person at the center of Lawrence County death investigation

According to the Lawrence County coroner, 9-1-1 dispatchers received a call around 5:00 on Tuesday evening.

Posted: Jun 26, 2019 3:36 PM
Updated: Jun 27, 2019 9:49 AM

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ill. (WTHI) - A death investigation is underway in Lawrence County, Illinois.

According to the Illinois State Police 21-year-old, Paige Aten was found dead inside of her apartment.

The Lawrence County coroner told News 10 it started when dispatchers received a 911 call around 5:00 on Tuesday evening.

The cause of Aten's death is pending an autopsy.

We will continue to update this story and bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.

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