Body Found Near NCC Identified
April 4, 2019
Sheldon, Iowa - The Sioux County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of the body found near NCC on March 26th.
Authorities say the body was that of 27-year old Cory Allen Wright, with a last known address of Sheldon.
According to the Sioux County Sheriff's Office, The Iowa State Medical Examiner performed an autopsy on the body on Thursday, March 28th at the State Crime Lab in Ankeny. According to the State Medical Examiner, the cause of death is yet to be determined.
On Wednesday, April 3rd, the Iowa State Medical Examiner was able to confirm the identity of the deceased body, through the use of a fingerprint, according to authorities. The Sioux County Sheriff's Office has further confirmed the identity of the body by matching the tattoos with arrest records.
The Sioux County Sheriff's Office is continuing its investigation.
If you have any information about Wright, or this case, you are asked to contact the Sioux County Sheriff's Office. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may use the Sheriff's Office Text‐A‐Tip program by texting 274637 and entering "SCSO" in the message body followed by your tip.