MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a woman's death in rural northern Kansas as an apparent homicide.

The Riley County Police Department said in a news release Sunday that victim was 48-year-old Carrie Alicia Jones, of Junction City. The department received a call Saturday after her body was found in the southern part of the county.

The release didn't say how she died. The investigation is ongoing. Tipsters could receive up to $1,000 for information.