The search for a missing Columbia woman will continue next week.
Authorities searched a section of the Lamine River in Cooper County yesterday [Tuesday] for the remains of Mengqi Ji Elledge, but nothing was found.
According to the Mid-Missouri Sheriff’s Dive Team, the search will pick up again next week.
According to a release, police have followed a number of leads that have led to that location.
Mengqi Ji’s husband, Joseph Elledge, is the prime suspect in what police believe is her murder.