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Officials confirm a body found in Knott County is that of a missing Johnson County woman

The Knott County Coroner says that the state medical examiner has positively identified a body found in Knott County on Wednesday as that of Christina Barnett, who had been missing since September 18th. Friends and family found Barnetts body badly burned in a wooded area along Highway 80 in Knott County. Officials believe her body had been at the scene for about a week. No cause of death has been released at this time.

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