UPDATE: Woman's Body Found at South Beloit Truck Stop

The adult female was found near a truck stop on Gardner Street.

SOUTH BELOIT - UPDATE:  (12/14):  Investigators now say that a woman's body found at a truck stop in South Beloit was dumped there after she died.

The body of 27-year-old Nakiela A. Thompson was found near a truck stop in the 6000 block of Gardner St. on November 1st, but investigators with the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department and South Beloit Police Department have determined she actually died at an undisclosed address in the Township of Beloit, WI, with her body then moved and dumped in South Beloit.

As a result, the death investigation has been turned over to the Rock Co. Sheriff's Office.

As for the cause of death, officials say autopsy results are still pending.

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The woman's body found near a South Beloit truck stop on Wednesday has been identified.

She is Nakiela Thompson, 27, of Milwaukee. An autopsy on Thompson was conducted and her cause of death is pending. Her death is being described as "suspicious."

On Wednesday, Thompson's body was found near a truck stop in the 6000 block of Gardner Street in South Beloit. The South Beloit Police Department and Winnebago County Sheriff's Department continue to investigate her death.


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