Body found in vehicle in Crittenden Co. identified as missing Kansas mother

CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — The Arkansas State Medical Examiner has confirmed the body found inside a vehicle in a shipping container in Crittenden County was that of Marilane Carter, a missing wife and mother from Kansas.

Dental records confirmed Carter’s identity.

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Carter vanished more than two weeks ago on a trip to Alabama for mental health assistance.

A body believed to be that of Carter, 36, was found inside her SUV inside a shipping container off I-55 in West Memphis.

A credit card in her name was also found inside the SUV.