Woman's body found in snowy rural area in Leelanau County

Police found a woman's body Leelanau County on Thursday morning.
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MAPLE CITY, Mich. (AP) (12/12/2019) - Police say a woman's body was dragged over a snowy hill and left in a rural area in northern Michigan's Leelanau County.

Sheriff Mike Borkovich said investigators are treating it as a homicide. An autopsy is planned for Thursday.

The woman appeared to over 50 years old.

Benzie County Sheriff Ted Schendel said he doesn’t believe it’s Adrienne Quintal, a Detroit-area woman who is missing from a family cabin in Honor.

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