Police: Marysville woman whose body was found along Steven Pass was murdered

STEVENS PASS, Wash. — Police said that a Marysville woman, whose body was found along U.S. 2 on Stevens Pass last week, had been murdered.

The 25-year-old victim’s body was found by passing drivers around 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 7.

The body was on the edge of the highway in the Rock Mountain Trail area, where there are no homes or businesses.

Her car, a black 2013 Chrysler 200, was found on fire in the 6200 block of Lowell Snohomish River Road in Snohomish County the night of Sept. 7.

The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office said it believed the woman ended up at the location sometime in the early morning hours of Sept. 7.

On Thursday, the King County Medical Examiner determined the woman had died of homicidal violence.

Sheriff’s officials identified the woman as Callie Childers.

Anyone who saw something suspicious in the area or has video surveillance of U.S. Highway 2 between Coles Corner and the Stevens Pass Summit, is asked to call the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office tip line at 509-667-6845. Tips can also be submitted online on the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office website.