Body Is Found By ATV Riders

By Linda Kor

A local family discovered the body of a Native American woman while they were riding ATVs on dirt trails on the northwest side of Holbrook on Sunday, Aug. 31.

According to Police Chief Mark Jackson, at approximately 8:11 p.m. Sunday, the body of Linda Yesslith, 44, of Holbrook and Jeddito was discovered alongside one of the trails.

There was no immediate evidence of foul play, but an autopsy is being conducted and the results are expected within the next week.