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Hutchinson authorities identify woman who drowned in hot tub

  • Eagle staff
  • Published Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at 10:02 a.m.
  • Updated Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at 9:03 p.m.

Hutchinson authorities are investigating the drowning death of a 41-year-old woman who was found in a hot tub.

Reno County Sheriff Randy Henderson identified the victim Monday as Michelle Price. He said in a news release that authorities found her dead Sunday morning at a home in eastern Reno County.

Henderson said a preliminary autopsy indicated that Price drowned. He said toxicology results will not be available for several months.

The news release said she was being allowed to stay at the home by the home’s owners.

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