Search for body in 43-year-old cold case continues

The search for the body of Carol Pierce, the woman police said was murdered by her husband Richard Pierce, continued in Cheboygan County Monday.

CHEBOYGAN COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Authorities are continuing their search for the body from a 43-year-old cold case.

Investigators from Wisconsin continued their search of the property in Cheboygan County Monday.

They have been searching since Thursday for the body of Carol Pierce.

Police believe Richard Pierce, Carol's husband, brought his wife's remains with him to Michigan after killing her in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.

Pierce was arrested for the alleged murder of Carol Pierce.

Pierce is being held in the Cheboygan County Jail, pending an extradition hearing on October 25.

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