4/18/22, 6:55 p.m.

According to police, the woman has been identified as Barbara Campbell.

Authorities believe she laid down voluntarily in the snow sometime during the night of Wednesday, April 13 or in the morning of Thursday, April 14. Campbell was dealing with mental health challenges.

4/14/22, 1:29 p.m.

A 73-year-old woman was found dead near the Minot Post Office Thursday morning.

Minot police say officers responded around 7:30 a.m. to a report of a woman laying down in the snow.

They say she was not properly dressed for the weather and may have been dealing with mental health issues.

No foul play is suspected and the investigation is ongoing.