LAPORTE, Ind. (AP)
- Authorities say a womanís body was found frozen inside a freezer at her
northern Indiana home and a man living with her has been arrested.
Prosecutor Robert Szilagyi says the body will have to be thawed out before
an autopsy can be done and that he didnít know how long she had been dead.
Authorities didnít immediately release the womanís name.
Szilagyi tells The
LaPorte County Herald-Argus that the woman was about 70 years old.
found the body after being called to the home Sunday night.
Forty-seven-year-old Daniel Shoffner is jailed on a preliminary charge of
murder. It wasnít clear whether he has an attorney.
Peals says Shoffner had been living with the woman for several months since
her husbandís death.