Police Identify Woman Found Strangled On Bike Trail Near Riverfront

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Police have identified the woman whose body was found Wednesday morning on a bike trail near the Mississippi River in St. Louis.

She is identified as 57-year-old Robyn Robel of the 2400 block of Orleans.

St. Louis Police say she was strangled.

Her lifeless body was found in the 1200 block of Lewis Street around 3 a.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police Lt. John Green says she was likely killed sometime between 3 p.m. Tuesday and 2 Wednesday morning.

Robel’s purse and other personal belongings were found nearby on the trail.

Officials don’t have any suspects or good leads at this time.

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