According to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office, around 7 p.m. deputies were dispatched to Faulkner Lake Road near Sand River Road when a deceased female body was found.

They say it appears to have been at the location for several weeks.

The body was sent to the medical examiner, who identified it to be 30-year-old Chelsea Elizabeth Smith of Cabot. The family reported she suffered from mental illness and they had no contact with her since September 2019.

More on this story as it develops.