The Collin County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Rangers at the scene in Grand Prairie, near the home of Ocastor Ferguson.
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas — An investigation is underway after a female body was found not too far from the home of the suspect in the case of a missing Collin County woman.
The body was found in a wooded area in Grand Prairie near Prairie Oak Boulevard and Oak Hollow Drive. The Collin County Sheriff’s Office is at the scene, along with Grand Prairie police and the Texas Rangers.
The body was found less than a mile from the home of Ocastor Ferguson, who is suspected of kidnapping Collin County woman Kayla Kelley, 33.
Authorities could not confirm the body belonged to Kelley and are working to identify the body.
Kelley was first reported missing on Jan. 11, 2023, by her friends after they didn’t see her for several days, according to the Collin County Sheriff’s Office.
Ferguson, 32, was arrested on a kidnapping charge during the investigation. He was booked into jail on a $1 million bond.
This is a developing story and will be updated.
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