GENOA, Ill. (WIFR) -- Officials say the body found Friday in a Genoa farm field is a male reported missing in March.
Joseph Maynard was last seen around 11 a.m. March 8 leaving his home in the 31000 block of Daniels Drive.
On Friday, a farmer came across a body a field just west of the Ellwood Greens subdivision in Genoa. It was just a half mile from Maynard's house.
The DeKalb County Coroner's office says the preliminary cause of death is exposure and that they don't suspect foul play.
More follow-up tests are being done.