An elderly woman was found dead in Sandalwood Tuesday afternoon and police say they suspect foul play was involved.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office was called to the Sandalwood area around 2:08 p.m. to assist the Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department with a call out regarding the not yet identified woman.

The woman lives alone. Detectives are also checking into any of the woman's contacts and acquaintances.

Authorities said her vehicle, a white 2016 Cadillac was missing at the time of the incident, but has since been recovered.

Authorities don't have a warrant to search the home yet and are still working to establish a timeline of events in the case.

This is a developing story. Stay with First Coast News for updates.