Body found floating in water in West Seattle

On 3/12/12, at approximately 7:30 a.m. officers responded with Seattle Fire Department to the 3800 block of Beach Dr SW., to a report of a body floating in the water approximately 30 feet off shore.

The victim is a white female, 30-50 years-old. The cause of death is unknown at this time.  Homicide Detectives have responded to the scene out of an abundance of caution.  This is all the information available at the time.  Additional updates may be added as more information becomes available.