A police investigation is underway after a woman's body was discovered in woods in North London on Thursday morning.

Officers were called to a wooded area in Burnt Farm Ride, Enfield, at 7am where they found a person unresponsive.

The woman, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are currently treating the death as suspicious.

Detectives from the Met's Specialist Crime Command are investigating with colleagues from the North Area Command Unit.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene

A crime scene is in place and enquiries continue.

A man who was arrested in connection with the inquiry has since been released under investigation.

Anyone who has information, images or video that could assist police with their investigation is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 1532/6Aug.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.