MAPLE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A body dragged through snow and left in a rural area in northern Michigan has been identified as a woman who had settled in the state after living in the Chicago area, police said.

The 62-year-old woman’s name wasn’t immediately released. She was last seen Tuesday night in Traverse City, where she had been living with her husband, said Traverse City police Capt. Keith Gillis.

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The body was found Wednesday near Maple City, northwest of Traverse City, in Leelanau County. Someone noticed drag marks in the snow and called police. An autopsy was performed Thursday.

A possible suspect is in custody for a separate crime, Gillis said.

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There was speculation that the woman could be Adrienne Quintal, a Detroit-area woman who disappeared from a family cabin in Benzie County. But police quickly ruled it out.

“She was dragged over a ridge, then down into a ravine,” Leelanau County Sheriff Mike Borkovich said.

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