The dead body of a woman was discovered in the backseat of a vehicle in Tuscaloosa today, and foul play may have led to her death.

Captain Kip Hart, Assistant Commander of the Tuscaloosa Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit says investigators were called to the 3700 block of 25th Street today following a report of an unidentifiable black woman found deceased in the backseat of a vehicle. At this time, it appears the victim died as a result of foul play.

Authorities have not released the name of the victim, and no statement has been made yet as to the suspects of the crime. Townsquare Media will continue to follow the story and bring you more information as it is made available.