Southern division police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a body found floating in the Usine pond in Ste Madeline early this morning.
The body was that of an East Indian woman, believed to be in her late 40's to early 50's.
The body was spotted by OAS employees who visited the pond to refill a water truck around 7am.
The men alerted the Ste Madeline police station and a team of officers responded.
The body was clad in a Navy blue t-shirt, black jeans and a pair of black and gold sandals.
The woman was said to have short black hair.
Police are asking anyone with information on the identity of the woman to contact the Ste Madeline police station at 652-3348.