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Update: Ohio Woman Missing from Lake Cumberland

Date of News Release: 05/08/2016

Wendy L. Augustine Wendy L. Augustine

(Columbia, KY.) - The Kentucky State Police with assistance from Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, the Boone County dive team and other local agencies located and recovered the body of Wendy L. Augustine today, at approximately 5:00 PM CST from Lake Cumberland. She was identified by family members. Officers from the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife will be investigating her death.

 

Original News Release Below:

Ohio Woman Missing from Lake Cumberland

Date of News Release: 05/07/2016

Wendy L. Augustine Wendy L. Augustine

(Columbia, KY.) - The Kentucky State Police are asking for public assistance in attempting to locate 52-year-old Wendy L. Augustine, of West Chester, Ohio. Augustine was last seen on a houseboat at the Lake Cumberland State Dock today at approximately 12:40 AM CST. She was last seen wearing a black skirt, white tank top, gold chain with cross necklace and rings on each hand. Augustine is a 5'5", 140 pound, white female with blonde hair and blue eyes. If anyone has any information, please contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555. Tpr. Nick Hale is investigating.