Owensboro police need the community's help in trying to identify a woman whose body was discovered along the riverfront.

According to a news release issued by the Owensboro Police Department, officers were called to the 1400 block of West 1st Street, Tuesday, March 30th.

Now that the autopsy has been completed, the police need our help in identifying her, as they have been unable to locate any missing persons reports that match the individual.

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She is a Caucasian female, approximately 30 to 40 years old and is about 5 foot 3 inches in height.

Her weight is between 200 and 250 pounds and her left leg has been surgically amputated below the knee.

There is a tattoo with a large yellow star along with a smaller red and smaller black star on the inside left wrist with a vine, or rope, tattoo circling the left wrist like a bracelet.

Another tattoo, on the right upper chest and lower right front shoulder was undistinguishable, but is about three inches in size.

The individual in question is believed to have died several weeks or even months ago.

Detectives are currently unable to identify her.

If you think you may know this person based on the given description, please contact the Owensboro Police Department at 270-687-8888.