Photo by Carly Carver.

A body of a deceased juvenile was discovered on this playground in Ceredo earlier this morning according to police. The Daily Independent will update with further information as this story develops. Photo by Carly Carver.

CEREDO, W. Va. – Police are investigating the discovery of a dead juvenile body at a playground in Ceredo Tuesday morning.

The Ceredo Police Department said the deceased juvenile female was found at a playground on 2nd Street, said police.

The body has been removed by the coroner's office.

The scene was cleared by 9 a.m.