At about 11:45 am, shortly after the discovery of the body, Deputies and Detectives responded to Main Street Market in Stanfield and took Smith into custody without incident.
"Smith is being detained at this point, while investigators look further into the matter." Sheriff Terry Rowan said. "We have to determine the nature of the death and conduct a full investigation before charges can be filed."
The name of the victim is being withheld until family can be notified. The cause of death has not been determined, but the Major Crimes Team will be contacting the Medical examiner's office for their assistance.
Detectives from Umatilla and Morrow County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police, Hermiston Police Department, Stanfield Police Department and the District Attorney's Office is continuing the