Nassau County police said Saturday they are continuing to investigate a dead body discovered in Roosevelt.

The body was found Thursday at 3:14 p.m. off the east end of Frederick Avenue in a wooded area that abuts the Meadowbrook State Parkway.

The body was taken to the county medical examiner's office.

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Police did not release any other details, citing an active investigation.

Newsday previously reported the body was found on Friday.