Tyler police identify woman discovered in a dumpster

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - From the Tyler Police Department:

On June 2, 2018 at 4:09 p.m. Tyler Police received a call from a husband that reported his wife missing. 

The caller stated that he had found her vehicle in the parking lot of the Family Dollar store located at 1527 NNW Loop 323 but she was not anywhere around.

Officers searched the area of the Family Dollar property and discovered a body that was inside a garbage dumpster to the rear of the business. 

Investigators were called to the scene to follow up on the discovery of the body. 

After further investigation, the deceased was identified as Linda Tribble, W/F age 65 of Tyler, who was the women that was reported missing.

The cause of death is unknown at this time, Judge Beavers ordered an autopsy to determine the cause of death.  This case remains under investigation.