Body found believed to be missing woman last seen in San Antonio area

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SAN ANTONIO - Police believe they have found the body of a woman who went missing from the San Antonio area last month.

The San Antonio Express-News reports Garden Ridge police believe the body found Thursday is that of 33-year-old Leanne Bearden.

Police say Bearden's ID and jewelry were found with the body. Few other details were released.

An autopsy was planned.

Earlier this month, police were investigating reports that Bearden was in the Houston area.

Bearden and her husband, Josh, are from the Denver area and had been staying at his parents' home in Garden Ridge. She was last seen Jan. 17 when she left her in-laws' home for a walk.

Officials say the body was found in a wooded area less than a mile from where she was last seen.

The couple had been traveling the world for the past two years.

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