Foul Play suspected in death of Phyllis Hunhoff

The Yankton County Sheriff’s office says foul play is suspected in the death of Phyllis Hunhoff of Yankton. Hunhoff’s body was found inside her vehicle in a rural area of Knox County on Wednesday.

Hunhoff was reported missing Monday after being last seen in Utica Sunday night. Authorities say her car was discovered in Knox County on the Santee Reservation.

Residents report Hunhoff’s car was seen sitting west of the Ohiya Casino on Highway 12. Authorities identified a body inside as Hunhoff’s and the Yankton County and Knox County Sheriff’s offices are investigating the death.