Investigators are trying to identify a body found by a woman while she was walking her dog along the Chattahoochee River.

The body was found off Whitewater Creek Road.

The woman who alerted police to the body says she walking her dog along a trail when the dog began barking. When the dog ran off and didn't return, the woman followed him and discovered the body along a riverbank.

The woman told CBS46 News that the body was of an elderly man but that hasn't been confirmed by police.

Stay with CBS46 News for updates.

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