Park Police Discover Body in River

August 18, 2012 Updated Aug 18, 2012 at 12:21 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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Park Police Discover Body in River

August 18, 2012 Updated Aug 18, 2012 at 12:21 PM EDT

NIAGARA FALLS, NY (WKBW) New York State Park Police in Niagara Falls are trying to identify the remains of a woman found in the lower Niagara River.

The body of a woman was found on August 11. Police believe the body was in the water for 1 to 3 days.

The victim is described as between 25 and 40 years old. She is 5' 6" tall and ways about 177 pounds. She has long black hair, 3 to 4 piercings in each ear, and a rose tattoo on her ankle.

Anyone with a missing person matching the description is asked to contact the New York State Park Police at 716-278-1777.