The Kentucky State Police have announced that the body found in the Green River in Hart County on July 23, 2016 has been identified as 22 year old female Kristen Edwards of Barren County.
KSP Post 3 in Bowling Green received a report from someone who was fishing in the Green River near Johnson Springs Road in Hart County who advised that they had found what appeared to be a body just before 7am on Saturday, July 23.
Detectives found a dismembered body in a container floating in the Green River.
This investigation is still ongoing and being conducted as a Murder, and for that reason, no other details can be released at this time.
Anyone with information in reference to this case or Ms. Edwards is asked to please call the Kentucky State Police at (270)782-2010.