Woman’s body found near road in Vancouver WA area



VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Police say they have made an arrest in the slaying of a woman whose body was found near a highway on the border of Vancouver and Camas, Wash.

Vancouver police spokeswoman Kim Kapp says the victim is a 41-year-old Vancouver woman. Her name was not immediately released Thursday pending notification of relatives. Police have not said how she was killed.

The spokeswoman says 43-year-old Dennis L. Wolter was arrested for investigation of first-degree murder after a traffic stop in the area near where the body was found early Thursday.

Police are processing a separate Vancouver location where they believe the crime was committed.

Vancouver and Camas police are investigating.


Information from: The Columbian, http://www.columbian.com