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Body Dug Up Thursday Identified As Sherri Jackson

The body was found behind a home on Pine MeadowCourt in Greensboro.

Greensboro, NC -- An autopsy has revealed that the bodyrecovered from the backyard of a home on Pine Meadow Court was that of Sherri Jackson.

A preliminary autopsy shows that Jackson was not pregnant at the time of her death. Investigators do not yet have a cause of death.

Sherri Jackson disappeared in November 2006. Police charged Sherri's ex-boyfriend, Decarlo Bennett, with her murder.

Decarlo Bennett led police to her body as part of a plea deal. He pleaded guilty to second degree murder. He can be sentenced to up to 480 months, 40 years, in prison. His sentencing will come at a later date.