BEATTYVILLE Ky. (LEX 18) -- Kentucky State Police confirm that human remains found in Lee County belong to a missing Breathitt County woman.
They say that 29-year-old Mary Jo Allen of Breathitt County was last seen at a residence on KY Hwy 2016 in Lee County on August 10. Family had not been able to reach her and contacted State Police for help.
The case is now being classified as a death investigation. If you have information on Allen's death contact state police.
A memorial service will be held for Mary Jo Allen on Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the Hampton Methodist Church.