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Vt. prep school mourns teacher as police seek suspect in her disappearance
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) ' Students at a Vermont boarding school are mourning a teacher whose body was apparently found after she had been missing for a day.
Vermont police are expected Tuesday to release autopsy results on the body believed to be that of 33-year-old Melissa Jenkins.
She was reported missing Sunday night and her SUV was found idling with her unharmed 2-year-old child inside. Police said a body found in a nearby town Monday was likely Jenkins'.
Police have not identified a suspect, and townspeople are on edge.
Students are in mourning at St. Johnsbury Academy, where Jenkins taught science. A shrine was set up in the main hall.
One sign said, "We love you Miss Jenkins. You will be missed."