October 30, 2014 Leave a comment
FOWLER, Ind. (WLFI) — DNA has confirmed the deceased woman found in the backyard of a Fowler home is that of missing woman Nena Metoyer.
On Thursday, the Benton County Coroner’s Office received DNA confirmation that the body discovered at 500 E. 5th Street on Oct. 11 was in fact 68-year-old Nena Metoyer, of Dunedin, Florida. Metoyer was in Fowler visiting her daughter, family said.
Fowler Police Department ruled the death a homicide on Oct. 14 when investigators revealed the woman was found with a single gunshot wound to the head.
Metoyer was the mother of 49-year-old Teresa Jarding, who was found Sept. 24 in the 5th Street Fowler home in medical distress. Jarding was pronounced dead at the hospital the following day.