The Cassville Police Department is currently investigating the death of Vicki Leigh Clark, 43, of Cassville.
According to a press release issued on Thursday, Clark's body was found at a city residence on Aug. 17. The death has been classified as suspicious.
The scene where the body was discovered has been processed, and items recovered from the residence will be sent to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Crime Lab. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.
The police department has identified a person of interest. Charges will depend upon the evidence and autopsy results.
Cassville Police Chief Dana Kammerlohr has stated that the community is not at risk. Additional information will be released as results and the legal system permit, said Kammerlohr.