(KMOV.com) -- The major case squad is investigating after a woman was found dead in the trunk of an abandoned car in Madison County Friday.
The car was parked in a residential area of Madison. During the process of preparing to tow the vehicle, officers found the body of 50-year-old Sybil A. Brandon, of St. Louis. Authorities said Brandon died because she was shot in the head.
Police said Brandon was reported missing Nov. 29.