Body found identified as 18-year-old Paris woman

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PARIS, TX-- We now know the name of the woman found dead behind a Paris feed mill Wednesday morning.

Paris police say fingerprints have identified 18 year old Heather Elizabeth Rose of Paris. Investigators say she was found just before 10:30 A.M. in the 600 block of West Center Street by the property owner.

Authorities tell News 12 Rose's family reported her missing on Saturday, March 8th.

"The person that called us told us that she had left the residence on foot about 3:30 in the afternoon on March the 7th," said Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley.

An autopsy has been completed but the cause of her death has yet to be officially determined.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.