SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have identified a body found Monday in a field north of Salem and are investigating the woman's death as a homicide.

The Statesman-Journal reports the woman was identified Wednesday as 47-year-old Tricia Carver of Albany.

Following up on a tip, deputies and detectives with the Marion County Sheriff's Office found her body in a field outside St. Paul.

Carver had been reported missing to the Linn County Sheriff's Office.

Marion County Sheriff's Office hasn't released further information.

Officials ask anyone who may have witnessed suspicious activity in the area to call Detective Mike Myers at 503-540-8096.

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Information from: Statesman Journal, http://www.statesmanjournal.com

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