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Police investigating body found in Braxton County, WV

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GASSAWAY, WV -

Braxton County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a body found in Gassaway, WV.

According to deputies, the body of an elderly woman was found about 11 p.m. on Monday near her home on Lee Street.  The body was found in the Elk River.  Police are not releasing the name of the woman and have not said if they think the death is suspicious.

The body was taken to the medical examiner's office to determine the cause of the death.