ELVERTA (CBS13) — The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a death after finding a deceased body in a field Monday morning.

At 10 a.m. Monday, deputies responded to the area of Elkhorn Boulevard and Metro Air Parkway, locating the body in a nearby field. The gender, age, race, cause of death or approximate time of death are unknown at this time.

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Detectives are actively investigating this incident and are asking anyone with information to please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).