HOUSTON -

Police are investigating after a woman's body was found floating Tuesday afternoon in Lake Houston.

According to HPD, the Houston Police Lake Patrol responded at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday after tenants of the Lake Shore Villas Apartments saw what they believed was a body at 19800 Atascocita Shores. Emergency services personnel responded to the scene and recovered the victim.

Police say the woman, identified as Linda Willis, had suffered apparent gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.