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Aug. 7, 2013Des Moines, IA |  By: Harris

Body Found in Cornfield Update

Authorities have released the name of a woman whose body was found in a southwest Iowa cornfield.

Des Moines television station KCCI says ( the Iowa State Medical Examiner's Office identified her as 31-year-old Maggie Weaver. Authorities say a crime isn't suspected in Weaver's death. Toxicology reports are expected in four to six weeks. The body was found Saturday in a field west of Lenox in Taylor County. Weaver had been missing for several days.