BOONES MILL - Investigators are on the scene of a wooded area of Boones Mill after getting a 9-1-1 call about a body in the woods off of Murray Knob Road.
The call came in just before 10 a.m.
Deputies arrived and discovered the body of an unidentified African American female.
While the exact age of the body isn't being released at this time, Captain Phillip Young tells Cable 12 the body is that of an adult.
The investigation is ongoing as of this writing.
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