Authorities ID Girl Found in Shelbyville Creek

By Associated Press | 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Officials in Shelby County have released the identity of a 15-year-old girl found floating in a creek there.

WHAS-TV reports police do not suspect foul play in the death of Jackleen Lane, whose body was found Monday in Clear Creek. The discovery was made shortly after 9 a.m. when a train conductor noticed the body and contacted police.

Police say there's no sign of trauma or being hit by a train.

Although there are "no trespassing" signs posted, area residents say the creek in known for fishing and swimming.

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