LAMAR, Mo. — Lamar investigators have released the identity of the woman that died Thursday.

According to the department, the deceased was identified as 35-year-old, Beatrys Adriana Moreno Martinez, of Thousand Palms, California.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

LPD continues to investigate and ask anyone with information on this incident to contact them at 417-682-3546.


Lamar PD begins death investigation

LAMAR, Mo. — Police in Lamar are investigating a death after responding to a home early Thursday morning.

Just before 3 AM, LPD responded to a home in the 1100 block of Allen St. for a report of a woman possibly not breathing, according to the department’s Facebook page.

First responders initiated life saving measures and transported the woman to Cox-Barton County. She was later pronounced dead at the hospital. Her name is being withheld at this time.