Police investigating body found in water in Centreville

Police are investigating a death in Centreville after a female body was located in a pond behind an apartment building on Monday afternoon.

According to Fairfax County police, police responded to the 6200 block of Ridge Pond Road after a resident walking in the area reported seeing the victim in the water at around 12:12 p.m.

Police said their Underwater Search and Recovery Team recovered the body just after 3 p.m. It is unknown how long the body has been in the water.

Crime scene and homicide detectives are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131. People can contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting "TIP187" plus your message to CRIMES (274637).