Police recover body of woman missing since December

St. Cloud police have recovered the body of a woman who has been missing since December, Sgt. Jerry Edblad said.

Police found 44-year-old Julie Ann Kleinís body Thursday evening on the banks of the Mississippi River near Sportsmanís Island Trail. The remains were identified today by the Ramsey County medical examinerís office, he said.

There were no obvious signs of trauma to the body, Sgt. Brent Baloun said.

The woman was reported missing Dec. 9 when her vehicle was found near the Mississippi River south of the St. Cloud hydroelectric dam.

A search was conducted at that time and in March but nothing was found.

Determination of the cause and manner of her death is still pending. Full autopsy results will be compiled by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner.