Body Of Missing Gillette Woman Found
Searchers have found the body of a Gillette woman who has been missing since Monday. According to the Associated Press, authorities found the body of 49-year-old Ruth Martinson Thursday afternoon. Her body was found near her truck, which searchers found late Thursday morning.
Undersheriff Scott Matheny says Martinson’s body was found at a site north of Rozet, in eastern Campbell County. No other details are being released at this time.
Martinson was last seen Monday afternoon leaving a class at Gillette Collete. The 49-year-old is a mother of three.
The Associated Press reports Campbell County Coroner Tom Eekhoff says Martinson died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.