JOHNSON COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — A Johnson County inmate crew found the body of an unidentified female while mowing the Marystown Cemetery on Thursday.

Around 11:55 a.m. June 27, a Johnson County inmate crew was working in the cemetery located on W. Bethesda Road when they came across a body of an unidentified white female believed to be in her 40s.

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Upon discovery, the guard in charge of the detail notified the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office and deputies responded, secured the area around the cemetery and conducted a crime scene investigation.

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The cause of death was not apparent but officials determined she has been deceased for about three to five days.

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The body was removed by the Medical Examiner and an autopsy will be conducted to identify the victim and to determine a cause of death.