Missing New Jersey woman found dead in West Orange

Posted at 10:31 PM, Dec 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-02 17:32:55-05

WEST ORANGE, N.J. -- A New Jersey woman who was reported missing by her family last week was found dead Thursday in West Orange, the Essex County Prosecutors Office confirmed.

Sarah Butler (Montclair Police)

Sarah Butler (Montclair Police)

Sarah Butler, 20, of Montclair was last seen on Nov. 23. Family members reported her missing the next day.

Her body was found around 11:30 a.m. Thursday, at the Eagle Rock Reservation in West Orange.

The cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner.

Authorities with the Homicide Task Force are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Prosecutor's Tips Line at (877) 847-7432.