On Saturday December 8, Lansing Police Department Officers responded to the area of Crego Park near Aurelius and Mt Hope road on witness reports of body floating in the river.
Representatives of the Capital Area Dive Team recovered the body and turned it over to the Ingham County Medical Examiner for forensic testing.
The Ingham County Medical Examiner reports that the female in question died as the result of a gunshot wound.
Unfortunately, at this time the identity of the deceased has not been established.
The female deceased appears to be between the ages of 20-30 yrs. old.
The LPD Investigations Division is investigating the death as a homicide.