Woman found dead outside Express Motel in Northwood

NORTHWOOD (13abc Action News) - Northwood Police are investigating after a body was found near a pond, on the property of the Express Motel near Woodville Road and I-280.

Police have not yet released the identity of the woman or what may have led up to her death.

An employee at the motel called 911 just before 6P.M. Friday night.

Investigators worked through the night, securing the area as a crime scene.

Police are waiting for the results from the autopsy before releasing any additional details.

Stay with 13abc for updates.