BREAKING NEWS

Body of missing 80-year-old Utah woman found in Idaho, police say

May 16, 2024, 8:42 PM

Police discovered the body of a missing 80-year-old woman. Western Bountiful City Police are workin...

Police discovered the body of a missing 80-year-old woman. Western Bountiful City Police are working with the Oneida County Sheriff's Office. (Canva)

(Canva)

ONEIDA COUNTY, Idaho — Police discovered the body of a missing 80-year-old Utah woman Thursday.

According to the West Bountiful City Police Department, Kay Prince Vest had been missing from West Bountiful since April 8, 2024.

West Bountiful officers reportedly received information from the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office about a vehicle submerged in the Weston Reservoir in Oneida County. Officers removed the vehicle from the reservoir and found a body inside.

Upon investigation, the officers were able to determine the deceased as Prince Vest. 

Police say, at this time, there are no “obvious” signs of foul play. The Western Bountiful City Police Department is working closely with the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office. The investigation is ongoing.

This story is developing and will be updated as further information is made available.

Related: Idaho rests case in Chad Daybell trial

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Send it to the KSL NewsRadio team here.

Breaking News

South Jordan Police Department confirmed a crash involving five juveniles overnight Sunday, June 16...

Emma Keddington

Five juveniles injured after crash on Bangerter Highway

Police confirmed that five juveniles crashed through a fence onto Bangerter Highway early Sunday morning. 

2 days ago

High-tension power lines run along Mountain View Corridor on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley ...

Emma Keddington

Rocky Mountain Power confirms a “perfect storm” of power outages across the state

SALT LAKE CITY — Rocky Mountain Power has confirmed just over 19,000 power outages affecting customers across the state, but they are reportedly unrelated to each other.  Jona Whitesides with the company said it’s a “perfect storm situation.”  The affected areas, as of 6:35 p.m., are:  North Ogden, affecting 1,342 customers Tooele County, affecting 1,853 […]

4 days ago

Officers stopped the teens in possession of the stolen car  in Kearns. The driver of the stolen car...

Esme Sanchez Estevez

BREAKING: Pursuit of 3 teens who stole a car in Kearns

Officers stopped the teens in possession of the stolen car in Kearns. The driver of the stolen car is still on the run.

4 days ago

The Capitol is pictured in Salt Lake City, the governor hascalled a special session...

Sam Herrera and Jessica Lowell

Gov. Cox calls special legislative session to be held on Juneteenth

The special legislative session happens on Juneteenth. The governor's office said it would observe Juneteenth on Monday rather than Wednesday.

4 days ago

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned a 2017 ban on bump stocks, a gun accessory that allows semi-a...

Devin Oldroyd

Supreme Court overturns ban on bump stocks Friday

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned a 2017 ban on bump stocks, a gun accessory that allows semi-automatic firearms to rapid fire.

5 days ago

The SCOTUS has unanimously preserved access to the "abortion pill," which was used in nearly two-th...

Randall Jeppesen

SCOTUS unanimously preserves access to abortion pill

The SCOTUS has preserved access to the "abortion pill," which was used in nearly two-thirds of all abortions in the U.S. last year.

6 days ago

Sponsored Articles

Underwater shot of the fisherman holding the fish...

Bear Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau

Your Bear Lake fishing guide

Bear Lake offers year-round fishing opportunities. By preparing ahead of time, you might go home with a big catch!

A group of people cut a purple ribbon...

Comcast

Comcast announces major fiber network expansion in Utah

Comcast's commitment to delivering extensive coverage signifies a monumental leap toward a digitally empowered future for Utahns.

a doctor putting her hand on the chest of her patient...

Intermountain Health

Intermountain nurse-midwives launch new gynecology access clinic

An access clinic launched by Intermountain nurse-midwives provides women with comprehensive gynecology care.

Young couple hugging while a realtor in a suit hands them keys in a new home...

Utah Association of Realtors

Buying a home this spring? Avoid these 5 costly pitfalls

By avoiding these pitfalls when buying a home this spring, you can ensure your investment will be long-lasting and secure.

a person dressed up as a nordic viking in a dragon boat resembling the bear lake monster...

Bear Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau

The Legend of the Bear Lake Monster

The Bear Lake monster has captivated people in the region for centuries, with tales that range from the believable to the bizarre.

...

Live Nation Concerts

All the artists coming to Utah First Credit Union Amphitheatre (formerly USANA Amp) this summer

Summer concerts are more than just entertainment; they’re a celebration of life, love, and connection.

Body of missing 80-year-old Utah woman found in Idaho, police say