Nampa Police identify body found near sugar beet factory

Posted at 9:18 AM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 11:22:12-04

NAMPA — Nampa Police investigators have identified the woman’s body that was found near the Amalgamated sugar beet factory on April 24.

The body has been identified as 52-year-old Joanne Devore. Authorities say she left a local hospital against medical advice on April 15.

Over a week later, officers were called to a report of a body that was found on the south side of Karcher Road and Northside Blvd. Officers located the body laying face down, at the edge of a berm

There is no indication of foul play, police said.

Her exact cause of death was not disclosed.

(photo courtesy Nampa Police Dept.)