WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- DC Police are investigating the discover of a body on Sunday.
Police say at around 1:45 p.m. officers responded to reports of an unconscious male on the 8100 block of West Beach Drive in Northwest D.C.
The man was found unconscious and unresponsive in the ravine between East Beach Drive and West Beach Drive, police said. DC Fire and EMS responded shortly after but found no signs of life.
DC Police and the Chief Medical Examiner are working on identifying the body but believe the deceased is 88-year-old John Matthews.
Matthews was reported missing and was last seen leaving his home on Dec. 10.