Body found in fountain at Kansas City airport

Body in Pond (Courtesy KSHB-TV)
Body in Pond (Courtesy KSHB-TV)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Police are investigating how a woman’s body ended up in a pond connected to a fountain near the Kansas City International Airport.

Kansas City police on Tuesday identified the woman as 21-year-old Husenet Yassin.

Her body was found Monday afternoon during a routine check by airport security.

The Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office determined Yassin had died not long before her body was found.

A cause of death has not been determined.

Police are listing the death as suspicious because of where the body was found.

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