Woman found dead in Plano creek; person of interest is in custody

The Plano Police Department responded to a woman laying in the creek bed along Legacy Drive near Marchman Way early this morning.

Emergency responders arrived to find a woman dead in the creek. She has been identified as a 43-year-old woman from Plano.

Police say one person has been arrested and charged with burglary. They are classifying the individual as a person of interest, and not yet a suspect.

An eyewitness tweeted us at 7:34AM this morning, writing, “Lots of police and a firetruck on the bridge next to the Chisholm Trails in Plano on Legacy.” The exact time of discovery was not released by police.

Banner photo courtesy of Smash da Topic.