WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)--DC Police say that the body of an adult female was found early Saturday morning in Rock Creek near the Massachusetts Avenue Bridge.
Police say the body was reported by a concerned citizen around 6:35 am Saturday and that the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Police would not discuss any details about how the woman had died.
U.S. Park Police shut down Rock Creek Parkway between Virginia Avenue and Beach Drive for some time but has since reopened.
DC Police has not identified the woman and continues the investigation.