LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The New Albany Police Department is investigating after a body was discovered Tuesday afternoon.

According to a news release from the department, the body of a man was found in a wooded area adjacent to Silver Creek, near East Spring Street.

"The cause of death is unknown and remains under investigation," said New Albany Police Chief Todd Bailey, in a statement. "No additional information will be released pertaining to this case today."

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