Body of woman found off Stevens Pass ruled homicide

<p><p>STEVENS PASS, Wash. (AP) — The body of a woman found in an isolated area off Stevens Pass has been identified, and her death ruled a homicide.</p></p><p><p>The King County Medical Examiner’s Office said the woman’s death was caused by homicidal violence, the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.</p></p><p><p>Family members <a href=”” target=”—blank”>told</a> KCPQ-TV the victim is 25-year-old Callie Childers.</p></p><p><p>Her body was found some 90 miles from her Marysville home by Chelan County Sheriff’s deputies in the Rock Mountain trail area on Sept. 7.</p></p><p><p>Family members said Childers was known for being a free spirit, a talented artist, and a devoted mother. Callie was from Longview, Washington and a year ago moved to Snohomish County.</p></p><p><p>The sheriff’s office is investigating.</p></p>