JOLIET, Ill. (WLS) -- Will County Sheriff's police are investigating the death of a woman found in a ditch along the side the road in unincorporated Joliet Township.
She was found just after 7:30 p.m. Wednesday near Zurich and Brandon roads in the southwest suburb. Police are investigating her death as a homicide.
Investigators are using fingerprints to try and figure out who she is. The sheriff's office said the woman appears to be African American.
An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.