Body found in west county pond

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ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Police are investigating the death of a woman in west St. Louis County Monday morning.

Police received a call around 7:25am Monday morning from a passerby who discovered a body in a pond at Reflection Cove Apartment Homes in the 13000 block of Reflection Drive.

The victim is identified as Manorma Dua, 71 years of age, of the 13000 block of Reflection Drive.

An autopsy was performed by the St. Louis County Medical Examiner and drowning is believed to be the cause of death.  There were no signs of foul play.

Although the investigation is still on-going, Detectives believe this to be a suicide.