UPDATE: Death of missing Steuben County woman ruled accidental

Updated: 03/31/2014 2:23 AM
Created: 03/29/2014 6:50 PM WHEC.com

Our affiliate in Elmira, WETM, says preliminary autopsy results show a Steuben County woman who was reported missing last week died from hypothermia.  The results also show no signs of foul play, and her death was ruled accidental.

Sheriff's deputies say 40-year-old Bobbi Jo Hatter of Kanona, NY was found unresponsive in a hunting blind near County Route 14 in Bath Saturday morning.

Hatter was last seen during the evening hours on Wednesday, March 19 walking on Chamberlain Road, disoriented and confused.

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