Centralia woman found dead in west side yard

CENTRALIA –A 42-year-old Centralia woman was found dead early Saturday morning in the yard of a home at West Sixth Street and Bond in Centralia.

According to Clinton County Coroner Phillip Moss, he was called to the scene around 4:30 a.m. Saturday where he pronounced Michelle Halbrook dead  Moss says Halbrook did not live at the address where she was found.

Moss says a cause of death is pending toxicology results, which will take 4-6 weeks.

We were unable to get a comment from Centralia police at this time.