Missing Adrian woman’s body found in River Raisin

Jessica Fox was last seen March 21st at Indian Crossing Trails Park
Body of Jessica Fox found by River Raisin
Published: Mar. 23, 2021 at 1:53 PM EDT
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Adrian, Mich. (WTVG) - Michigan State Police say the body of Jessica Fox was found in the River Raisin.

A property owner reported finding the body on Thursday in Raisin Township. An autopsy confirms the body was that of Jessica Fox. The 30-year-old was last seen March 21, 2021 in Tecumseh, Michigan.

The investigation into her death is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Michigan State Police.


Authorities are asking for help to find a missing and possibly endangered woman from Adrian, Michigan. 30-year-old Jessica Marie Fox was reported missing by her friends on Monday, March 22, and was last seen on Sunday, March 21 at the Indian Crossing Trails Park in Tecumseh.

She was wearing jeans and a red sweatshirt at the time, according to police. Fox is 5′2″ and weighs approximately 102 lbs. She was last seen near a picnic table there but may have been fishing near the river and lake.

New information from investigators released Saturday, March 27, shows Fox at the Perky Pantry gas station on the corner of E. Chicago Blvd and N. Wyandotte Street in Techumseh last Sunday. Surveillance video shows her inside the store around 3:15 pm, about 30 minutes before she was last seen at the park.

The footage shows Fox wearing a long-sleeved gray shirt with a white and black stripe on both sleeves with blue jeans. She was wearing dark-colored shoes and a black face mask with a dark-colored bag.

Video shows Jessica getting into the passenger side of a tan Ford F-150 extended pickup truck and leaving the gas station at approximately 3:15 p.m. The truck belongs to the friend who reported last seeing Fox at the Indian Crossing Trails Park. Police say the friend left the park between 3:00 and 6:00 p.m last Sunday.

The friend told investigators Fox was waiting for someone to pick her up but didn’t know who.

Jessica’s whereabouts are still unknown. Crime Stoppers of Lenawee County said she has ties to Ohio and New York.

Michigan State Police continue to investigate this case and ask anyone who may have seen her or who has information on her location to contact the Monroe Post at 734-242-3500 or Crime Stoppers at 517-266-6161. Anyone with information can also submit an anonymous tip online.

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