Police are investigating the death of a woman who was found Monday morning near Cherry Creek.

Officers retrieved the body near Speer and 13th, not far from a King Soopers store.

The victim's identity and cause of death should be released once an autopsy is done by the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner.

Editor’s Note: An earlier version of this story reported that the woman was found in Cherry Creek. She was actually found near the creek.