Emily Griffith Anderson has been missing since December 29. She was found Saturday and her death is being treated as a homicide.
The body of a Sawmills woman missing since Dec. 29 was found Saturday by officers with the Duncan, S.C., Police Department.
Police are treating the death of 48-year-old Emily Griffith Anderson as a homicide.
Anderson was last seen around 10 a.m. in Lenoir. She was driving a white 2000 Chevrolet Silverado, the same vehicle her body was found in.
Police discovered her vehicle just off Interstate 85 near Spartanburg, SC. It was not until the vehicle was brought back to Caldwell County for processing that they discovered Emily Griffith Anderson’s body.
Caldwell County detectives were dispatched to South Carolina to gather evidence and conduct interviews.
Anderson’s body was located in a locked tool box in the bed of the truck after the truck was transported back to Caldwell County for processing.
The detectives and special agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation are continuing the investigation.