Body found in car at Brawley Commons in Mooresville identified

A person was found dead in a car in the parking lot of the Brawley Commons Shopping Center on Brawley School Road in Mooresville Sunday morning, according to Mooresville police.  

When officers arrived on scene they found Alexandria Leigh McNeely, 23, of Mooresville, deceased in her vehicle. Her body will be sent to NC Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem for an autopsy, authorities said. 

Police said the investigation continues.