Body Found Monday in Rural Williamson County

WILLIAMSON COUNTY — The body of a 29-year-old woman was found Monday in rural Williamson County.

In a release from Williamson County Coroner Junior Burke, 29-year-old Kendra M. Ardery was pronounced dead by the coroner on Monday. Her body was found on Angelville Road just south of Meadowlark Road.

Authorities are treating this death as a homicide and an autopsy will be conducted.

The incident is under investigation by the Williamson County Coroner’s Office, Williamson County Sheriff’s Office, West Frankfort Police, and Illinois State Police.