Woman found dead in yard

Woman found dead in yard
Published: Jul. 31, 2015 at 12:13 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 31, 2015 at 10:47 AM CDT
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Neighbors along Betty Jo Lane called police around 7 p.m. Thursday when they found a woman lying dead in her yard.

Neighbors told police the woman was working in her yard before they found her dead.

Her body is now with the medical examiner. The examiner's findings will help determine what caused the woman's death.

Investigators do not yet know if heat played a role in her death. The temperature was 87 degrees in the area when neighbors found the woman dead.

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