BALCH SPRINGS (CBSDFW.COM) — Police discovered the body of an unidentified female after responding to a call of gunshots in Balch Springs on Monday morning.

The call came into police around 7:20 a.m. from the Quail Village Apartments at 12227 Quail Drive. Upon arrival, officers discovered the body lying in the bushes in front of building K.

Authorities are currently at the scene and have not confirmed the identity of the victim, who they believe was murdered.

“We don’t have anything further at this time,” said Lieutenant Mark Maret. “We will wait to see what we get from processing the scene to give us some more answers or thoughts on motive — what actually happened.”

Police are encouraging anyone with information to contact Balch Springs Criminal Investigations at 972-557-6020.

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