Body discovered in Outer Banks

Posted on: 9:17 am, July 15, 2012, by

(CNN) – Police in Outer Banks say a body has been found near the area an Ohio women disappeared several weeks ago.

Authorities say a man doing construction found the body Saturday afternoon.

Police have not said if this discovery is connected to the disappearance of 33-year-old Lynn Jackenheimer.

Jackenheimer vanished while visiting the North Carolina beach with her family earlier this month.

Police say her ex-boyfriend Nathan Summerfield is the main suspect in her disappearance.