Body found in woods in Winston-Salem

Winston-Salem police car. (File photo)

Winston-Salem police car. (File photo)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are investigating after a body was found in the woods Sunday afternoon in Winston-Salem.

Winston-Salem police said officers were called to the scene in the 1400 block of North Peace Haven Road shortly after 1:30 p.m.

The victim has not been identified and the manner of death is currently unknown as the investigation continues, according to Winston-Salem police.

Anyone with any information can call the Winston-Salem Police Department of CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800.