Image courtesy of the Platte Co. Sheriff's Office

The Platte County Sheriff’s Office has identified the body of the young female located at the Platte Falls Conservation Area on June 1st. The victim has been positively identified through lab tests as Alissa Faye Shippert of Platte City. Alissa grew up in the Weston area and was a graduate of West Platte High School. Alissa was 22 years old and had worked at a local convenience store for more than 5 years at the time of her death. The family has been notified of the confirmed identification.

The investigation into the tragic death of Alissa continues. The Platte County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information to call the Tips Hotline at (816)474-TIPS. A reward is being offered through the TIPS program.

Information from the Platte County Sheriff’s Office