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Christine Zephier

Age 23
10 Oct 2019
Mankato, Minnesota (USA)
Not reported

Christine Zephier
Christine Zephier [photo: www.facebook.com]

Christine's body was found in a wooded area near Mankato on Thursday 10th October. She had been missing since Tuesday 27th August.

In death news reports erased her identity and deadnamed her - only her Facebook profile really shows who she was.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Blue County Sheriff’s office says they have identified the body found last week in a wooded area near Mankato as 23-year-old [deadname] Zephier.

A hunter found [her] remains last Thursday near Highway 83. The sheriff’s office says Zephier, who was from Minneapolis, was last seen leaving the Blue Earth County Jail on August 27 after [she] had been arrested by Lake Crystal police for shoplifting.

Investigators say [she] was brought to the jail because officers saw [she] had a warrant out for [her] arrest, but [she] was released after it was determined [she] could not be extradited.

Zephier left the jail on foot that day at about 3 p.m., wearing a gray sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and black shoes.

Zephier’s cause of death is still under investigation. Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the sheriff’s office at 507-304-4863.

Christine's Facebook profile is https://www.facebook.com/shane.zephier.

https://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2019/10/16/sheriff-body-found-in-woods-near-mankato-is-missing-minneapolis-man-shane-zephier-23/

https://www.keyc.com/2019/10/16/authorities-identify-body-found-by-hunter-rural-mankato/

https://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2019/10/11/hunter-finds-body-in-wooded-area-of-rural-mankato/

https://www.fox9.com/news/hunter-uncovers-body-of-man-last-seen-at-blue-earth-county-jail-near-mankato

https://www.mankatofreepress.com/news/local_news/body-identified-as-missing-minneapolis-resident/article_e9fc7538-f05d-11e9-afd1-6f9cc314eba6.html

https://www.twincities.com/2019/10/17/body-found-by-hunter-near-mankato-is-idd-as-that-of-minneapolis-man-23/

https://www.kimt.com/content/news/Southern-Minnesota-body-identified-as-Minneapolis-man-563237062.html

https://www.facebook.com/transcoldcases/posts/2564811946945218

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10157557438182433&set=a.228184992432&type=1&theater

Report added: 29 Oct 2019. Last updated: 5 Nov 2019

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