BUNKERVILLE, Nev. — Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officials say a dead body has been found on State Route 170 near Bunkerville.

Police responded to calls from the National Park Service around 7 a.m. Sunday about a body near Gold Butte and Riverside Roads.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that the body was recovered, but police have not released any details on how the death occurred or how long the body had been at the spot where it was found.

Information from: Las Vegas Review-Journal, http://www.lvrj.com