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Ray County Sheriff's Office asks for tips after identifying human remains found last April

Colette Noelle Greene's remains found in wooded area
Colette Noelle Greene
Posted at 3:26 PM, Jan 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-16 10:53:28-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Ray County Sheriff's Office has identified the remains found by a mushroom hunter last April in the county.

According to the sheriff's office, the remains were found in a wooded area on April 27, 2022.

On Friday, the victim was identified Colette Noelle Greene, who also went by Nicole Joann Kasch.

The Ray County Sheriff's Office says deputies believe Greene was homeless, suffering from mental health issues and possibly using drugs.

The sheriff's office is asking anyone who may have information to submit tips by calling (816)-470-0156.