PAUPACK TOWNSHIP - The Wayne County Coroner's office is conducting an investigation into a deceased female discovered on a private property in Paupack Township on the afternoon of Sept. 2, 2017, according to a release.

An autopsy/post mortem was conducted the morning of Sept. 3, 2017, the release states.

The office states the following information has been determined.

The remains are that of Jenna Nicole Burleigh, a 22-year-old female. Published reports state Burleigh had been missing since Aug. 31, 2017. She was a Temple University student.

The cause of death has been determined to be "combined effects of blunt trauma and strangulation." The office states the manner of death has been ruled a homicide.