Eleven-year-old Jodi Christine Parrack was found in the Constantine Township Cemetery Thursday night. She disappeared at about 4:45 p.m. from central Constantine while riding a silver bicycle.
Preliminary autopsy reports indicate that the cause of death is a homicide, but no more specific details are being released. The St. Joseph County Crime Task force and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are assisting the Constantine Police Department in their investigation.
Police are asking anyone who may have seen Jodi Thursday evening to call the Constantine Police Department at (269) 435-4355 or the St. Joseph County Central Dispatch at (269) 467-4195. They are also asking for tips from anyone who may have seen strange activity in the cemetery. They are also interested in a light colored, older van from the area.