Woman whose body was found in Presque Isle late last year is identified

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The name of the woman whose body was found at Presque Isle late last year is released.

72 year old Joy Bartlett of W 2nd Street in Erie, was discovered by a hunter on December 26th along the shores of Presque Isle. Bartlett did not have any form of identification and her fingerprints revealed no information. After receiving information from Erie Police, State Police located Bartlett’s former dentist in California who had x-rays from 2006 confirming Bartlett’s identity.

There was no evidence of foul play. It’s still not clear how she ended up where she was found.

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