BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — State police have identified 55-year-old Sally Shaw as the woman found dead earlier this week along Route 193 in Cherryfield.

State Police Lt. Troy Gardner in a press conference Friday said police have learned Shaw worked in the medical-from-home health care profession and may have been employed in the past as a CNA.

Woman's body found along Rte. 193 in Cherryfield

He also said police believe Shaw had ties to the Downeast area and Washington County, and that she not only had connections to southern Maine but might have lived there at some point.

The vehicle police said is connected to the homicide was a rental, Lt. Gardner said, and was rented in Shaw's name from a business in Bangor.

State Police in Bangor is still asking for anyone with information to contact them at 207-973-3700.

RELATED: State police hold presser regarding discovery of body along Rte. 193 in Washington County

RELATED: "She was like a sister:" friends remember Cherryfield homicide victim

RELATED: 'I can't understand why this would happen:' Cherryfield homicide victim's sister wants answers

RELATED: Two in N.Y. to be charged with murder of woman found dead in Cherryfield

RELATED: Woman charged in connection with Maine homicide refuses extradition