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Police: Body of elderly woman found in Southwest Miami-Dade lake

The body of an elderly woman was found Monday afternoon in a Southwest Miami-Dade lake, police said.

The discovery at Winston Park Lake at Southwest 82nd Street and 135th Avenue was made at 2:36 p.m., said Miami-Dade Police Det. Alvaro Zabaleta.

Police are waiting on the cause of death from the Medical Examiner’s office, Zabaleta said.

The identity of the woman has not yet been released.

This report will be updated when more information becomes available.