UPDATE: Body of missing Minnesota woman located

SANBORN, Minn.– The search for a missing Sanborn, Minnesota woman is over after her body was discovered in Redwood County on Friday.

The Sheriff’s Office said the body was found west of Sanborn along the Cottonwood river.

Several searches had taken place for 81 year-old Jeanine Jackson, who had not been seen since she went for a walk with her dog on Sept. 20. Authorities believe Jackson may have become disoriented during her walk.

Positive identification of the body was done by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office in St. Paul.