October 18, 2018

Released by Sergeant Daniel Bortnick


OGDEN, KAN. – On Saturday October 13, 2018 at approximately 3:00 p.m., the Riley County Police Department received a call from a citizen reporting the discovery of possible human remains in the 300 block of North Park Road in Ogden. 

The initial investigation confirmed the remains to be human, and they have now been positively identified as those belonging to Ashley Elizabeth Meiss, who was reported as missing to the Riley County Police Department from her Ogden home on May 17 of this year. 

Autopsy results showed no indication of foul play, and next of kin have been notified. A copy of the investigation will be forwarded to the County Attorney for review, which is standard procedure in such cases.  No further information regarding this case is expected to be released to the public.