Questions still surround the death of Audrey E. Karge, the 71-year-old Seaside woman found by police officers on a logging road late Sunday evening.

The Clatsop County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding information about a man who was seen trying to solicit a ride in the Elsie area Friday. A press release from the Sheriff's Office said it is possible that Karge was asociated with the man, and there are suspicious cicumstances surrounding events leading to Karge's death.

The office is asking anyone with information to contact Clatsop County Sheriff's Det. Mike Smith at (503) 325-8635.

The Sheriff's Office, Astoria police, Seaside police and the Oregon State Police are investigating the incident.

Karge was found by an Oregon State trooper and a Clatsop County deputy on a logging road near Elsie late Sunday evening. She was in poor condition and suffering from hypothermia. A Medix Ambulance crew transported her to Seaside Providence Hospital, where her condition deteriorated and she died.

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