A Memphis family has turned over DNA
samples of a missing family member to Mississippi officials
investigating a dismembered body found earlier this week near the
The family had filed a missing person's report Tuesday with the
Memphis Police Department.
The body of a woman - minus the head, feet and hands - was found
Thursday off U.S. Highway 78 in Mississippi by a road crew.
Authorities were awaiting the results of an autopsy report.
They searched Friday along the highway and in the river but
The woman was black and in her late 20s to mid-30s.