CHARLOTTE WOMAN FOUND SHOT TO DEATH IN WOODS, WAS MISSING SINCE 2016
The bodily remains of Anastasia Talisha Meaders, 29, were found in a wooded area of Mooresville, NC in January 2019. Anastasia's identity was confirmed in December 2019.
Anastasia was reported missing in 2016, investigators say she was shot to death.
In June 2016 Anastasia was last seen at a business in Mecklenburg County. The following month her vehicle was found at Liberty Park in Mooresville, NC.
On Jan. 15, 2019, Anastasia's skeletal remains were found scattered in a wooded area off Bridgewater Lane, just a few miles from where Meaders’ vehicle was found.
Detectives spent two days collecting evidence from the area and determined Anastasia died from a gunshot wound to the head. Because of bodily decay etc. it took over 8 months to identify Anastasia.