ST. PETERS – A St. Peters woman was found dead Friday afternoon one day after she was reported missing.
Police say 22-year-old Amethyst Jay Killian from block 200 on Main Street was found dead around noon on Friday in block 100 on North Church Street in St. Peters, just a block from her home.
The cause of Killian’s death was not reported by the Grand Affairs Department or St. Petersburg police, but her death was identified as a homicide, according to a news release from the Department of Major Affairs. St. Petersburg police are conducting the investigation.
Family members initially said Killian disappeared around 8pm on Thursday when she did not return home all day. Police said Friday that the discovery of Killian̵
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