May 2, 2012 12:07 AM
Family Searching For Missing Canonsburg Woman
Last edited by summer_breeze; 05-09-2012 at 12:44 PM.
UPDATED 8:30 AM EDT May 03, 2012
Murphy Jane Hickerson last seen Saturday
Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2012 5:13 pm
From staff and wire reports
CANONSBURG -- Police are searching for a 43-year-old former Beaver County woman who received kidney and pancreas transplants last year but hasn't been seen since Saturday.
Former Rochester woman reported missing
This young woman is missing from my hometown, where I was born and raised. Not sure if there is anything that I can do to help.
"Once in a while
you get shown the light
in the strangest of places
if you look at it right."
Missing Canonsburg Woman’s Body Found In Rostraver Parking Lot
A missing woman from Washington County was found dead early this morning inside a vehicle parked in parking lot in Westmoreland County.
According to the Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office, Murphy Hickerson’s body was discovered around 6 a.m. in the Gabriel Brother’s parking lot on Findley Road in Rostraver.
Hickerson, 43, disappeared on April 28. She lived with her mother in Canonsburg.
Her family voiced concerns over her well-being because Hickerson was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes when she was 4-years-old and had received a new pancreas and kidney last year.
She had been on anti-rejection drugs, but didn’t have her medication with her when she disappeared.
The coroner’s office reports that the vehicle Hickerson was found in is registered to her mother.
An autopsy is being done to determine how she died.