Tuolumne County deputies are continuing their investigation into he death of a Sonora Social Service
provider. 49 year old Cynthia Lou Stephens´ body was recovered from a cove near the Parrotts Ferry Bridge yesterday.
Her car was found the night
before with its lights on and a door open, pulled over near the bridge. Deputies took until mid-morning to find the body. The car has been impounded and an
autopsy scheduled to determine cause of death.
Stephens was director of the Mountain Women´s Resource Center in Sonora.