The body of a female has been found near the tennis courts of Melbourne’s northern suburb of Parkville at 9:15 am this morning.
Police have established a crime scene around the site in Royal Park not far from Melbourne Zoo.
A large portion of the park between Elliot Avenue and Flemington Road has been cordoned off.
Investigators have yet to determine the cause of death.
If you have any information you are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report via the website www.crimestoppersvic.com.au