RCMP investigating after body discovered along Restigouche River

RCMP say they're investigating after a body was discovered along the banks of the Restigouche River. 

A person walking along the river's edge near Rimap Park made the discovery and police were called to the scene around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday. 

RCMP say they're working to determine the person's identity. 

An autopsy will be conducted to help determine the cause of the death.