Staci Marie Watkins found dead in Laurel

LAUREL, Md. (AP) - Howard County police say the body of woman has been found in a wooded area in Laurel.

Police say the body of 49-year-old Staci Marie Watkins of no fixed address was found Sunday. No obvious signs of foul play were found. An autopsy will be performed.

The body was reported about 4 p.m. by a man walking near the wooded area along Route 1 near the Patuxent Freeway.