KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police have identified the woman whose body was discovered in a pond near Kansas City International Airport on Monday as 21-year-old Husenet M. Yassin. Her cause of death has not yet been determined.
The body was found Monday afternoon during a routine check by airport security.
The Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office determined the person had died recently.
Authorities are asking anyone who saw someone walking in the area Monday to call authorities.
Ethiopian Boy who lived in tree gets a new life with American family
SALT LAKE CITY — Anwar never knew his mother, and when he was seven, his extended family in Ethiopia kicked him out because they could not afford to feed and clothe him. He begged for food during the day and at night took refuge in a bamboo tree.
"I came to the city to become a street kid. The other boys would kick me every night," explained Anwar through a translator.
He faced abuse on the streets and would often go days without anything to eat. Watch this Inspire Report to see how a friend and the love of a stranger changed his life forever.