NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Detectives with the Metro Nashville Police Department are working to identify an unidentified woman found dead Sunday morning around 6 a.m.

The body was discovered in a small parking lot on Pennington Bend Road near Music Valley Drive underneath the Briley Parkway overpass.

The woman, who had no identification or cell phone on her person, was found by a passerby and had bruising to her face.

She appeared to be in her late 30's, according to MNPD and had a tattoo on her left forearm of an hour glass with the name Pamela and another on her lower back of a yin and yang symbol.

At this time, the medical examiner is working to positively identify the woman and determine the cause of death.

Any person with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

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Blake was born and raised in Central Ohio where he began working in TV broadcast in 2011 before moving into morning radio. Blake joined the WSMV team in October 2019. Any news stories and ideas can be sent directly to blake.summers@wsmv.com

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