CHICAGO (CBS)– The Lake County Coroner’s Office has identified the body of the woman who went missing in Lake Michigan near Highland Park Nov. 4.
Lena Lemesh, a 52-year-old Elgin resident, was found Sunday on the shore.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Breezy On Tuesday
According to the preliminary autopsy results, Lemesh died as a result of drowning.READ MORE: Proposed Laws Would Improve Privacy Protections For Sex Crime Victims In Illinois
“Ms. Lemesh’s family has been notified and our deepest condolences go out to them, ” Dr. Howard Cooper, Lake County Coroner stated. “This is truly an awful tragedy.”MORE NEWS: Suburban Man Says Unlike Others, He's Had Plenty Of Contact With IDES -- But It's Been Of No Help