State Police said they are investigating a body that washed ashore on Revere Beach just before noon Wednesday.
Both state and local police responded to the beach around 11:35 a.m., the Lynn Daily Item reports. The body was found near 420 Revere Beach Blvd. near Kelly’s Roast Beef.
WBZ-TV quotes a police spokesperson who called the body “badly decomposed.”
So far, authorities have been unable to determine a gender or identity, but said the remains appear to be that of an adult. Caesar can be reached at Christopher.Caesar@globe.com or via Twitter @ChrisCaesar.