Sheriff's office looks for body on Janesville's northeast side

66-years is a long time to wait to learn the fate of a loved one.  That's just what's happening in an empty residential lot near Wright and Rotamer Roads in Janesville.  Rock County Sheriff's Captain Todd Christiansen says a tip led them to the lot to search for the body 8-year-old Georgia Jean Weckler.  The rural Fort Atkinson girl disappeared on May 1st, 1947.  Christiansen says cadaver dogs have indicated the possible presence of a body.  Investigators are sifting through the dirt in the hopes of finding physical evidence.  He says family of the victim still lives in the area.

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Locations : Janesville
People : Georgia Jean WecklerTodd Christiansen