The Amarillo Police Department was called to the scene of a dead body found at the Westgate Mall parking lot.

On the afternoon of Friday March 15th, the body was discovered inside a vehicle.

The person has been identified as Amarillo woman, Tara Higgs Spears, who was reported missing as of last Thursday.

A caller alerted police to a dead body inside a grey Nissan vehicle.

No evidence supporting foul play has been found by authorities.