Body found along banks of Agua Fria riverbed in El Mirage

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EL MIRAGE -- El Mirage police detectives are investigating after a body was found along the banks of the Agua Fria riverbed early Monday morning.

At approximately 1:41 a.m., Youngtown police officers were out with a male subject on an unrelated matter near 113th and Grand avenues. That person told the officers that he had seen a body near the west bank of the riverbed.

The location was determined to be within the El Mirage city limits and the El Mirage Police Department was notified.

Police say the body appears to have been there for some time.

There is no information about the identity of the body or cause of death.

Detectives are processing the scene at 14500 N. 115th Ave.