Body of 22-year-old found dismembered in container on Green River


MUNFORDVILLE, Ky. (WKRN) – The body of a 22-year-old woman was found dismembered inside a container floating down the Green River in Kentucky.

According to the Kentucky State Police, someone was fishing near Johnson Springs Road in Hart County around 648 a.m. on Saturday when they reported they found a body.

When detectives arrived, they found the dismembered body inside a container floating in the river.

The victim was identified Tuesday as Kristen Edwards, 22, of Barren County.

Her death is being investigated as a murder, and the investigation is ongoing. Further details have yet to be released.

Anyone with information in reference to this case or Ms. Edwards is asked to please call the Kentucky State Police at 270-782-2010. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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