The girl went missing in the Chapman St. area of New Carlisle, Indiana, around 6:30 p.m., and was found dead two hours later, according to a press release from the deputy commander of the homicide unit. of St. Louis County Subway
New Carlisle is about 15 miles west of South Bend.
According to the statement, an autopsy is scheduled for Sunday.
The department does not disclose additional names or details at this time, Wells said.
Police are asking anyone with information about the case to call the homicide unit as the investigation is active.
Neighbors living in the complex near the forest where the girl was found described the incident as “disturbing.”