Friday, 20 July 2018 11:47

Woman found dead in Trenton died of natural causes

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TRENTON - Authorities have determined that a woman who was found dead on some mudflats in Trenton died of natural causes.

A passerby spotted the body of 88-year-old Barbara Graves on Wednesday morning in Goose Cove along Oak Point Road.


Officials initially said the woman's death did not appear to be suspicious and that it was being investigated as an unattended death.


The Hancock County Sheriff's Office issued a news release Thursday saying that Graves' died of natural causes and that the investigation is closed.