A 36-year-old Columbus woman, who was found Jan. 1 with several gunshot wounds to her torso and right leg in at vacant lot at 988 Farr Road, was also burned.
According to a policed report, it was about 7:40 a.m. on Wednesday that an officer found the victim after responding to cries for help.
Columbus police Lt. J.R. McMichael said on Sunday that there were burns on the body.
The woman, who is still recovering at the Midtown Medical Center, told police she had been put in the trunk of a car.
"She's not in good shape, right now," McMichael said.
Anyone with information should contact police at 706-653-3400.