Lincoln police say remains found near a lake northeast of Lincoln last Thursday were those of a young woman missing since May 19
. Police say the case of 23-year-old Carly Schaaf is being treated as a suspicious death.
. An autopsy identified the body as Schaaf, but police said the cause and manner of her death are not known.
Schaaf’s mother reported her missing after she had not heard from her daughter for two days. Sheriff Terry Wagner had said earlier the body was purposely covered, although not buried..