The Medical Examiner's office has confirmed that a female body found in woods off Youngstown Road in late November was that of Dana Crumley Wilkes, who had been missing since Nov. 9.
Ms. Wilkes, 48, lived on Palo Verde Drive and was diabetic.
Chattanooga Police officers had responded to a person down call at 3700 Youngstown Road. A citizen called the Police Department and stated he/she saw a possible person lying by the water at that location.
Upon arrival officers found a deceased person in the woods.