A body found on Ruffing Road in Dade City Saturday has been identified as a local woman, authorities said.
Pasco County sheriff’s detectives said the body was that of Naomi Jean Robbins, 36, whose last known address was 14911 Blanton St. in Dade City, according to a Pasco County Sheriff’s Office report.
Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the incident as a suspicious death.
There is no obvious signs of trauma to the body, Pasco sheriff’s spokesman Kevin Doll said in a news release. The cause of death is pending an autopsy by the Pasco County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The sheriff’s office received a call about 11:30 a.m. Saturday from someone who said they had spotted a body alongside Ruffing Road near Ramsey Road, the news release states. The victim was originally described as a woman 40 to 50 years old.
Pasco sheriff’s detectives are asking anyone with information about Robbins’s whereabouts in the 24 hours before her body was found, to contact the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office Crime Tips Line at (800) 706-2488.
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