LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after officers pulled a body from the Ohio River Wednesday afternoon.

According to Dwight Mitchell, a spokesman for the LMPD, the body was pulled from the river near North 27th Street and Shippingport Drive.

Police are classifying the case as a death investigation. An autopsy is scheduled to be performed on Thursday.

No additional information was released.

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