RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Authorities are investigating after a body was found in Lake Johnson in Raleigh on Saturday afternoon.

The incident was reported around 1:35 p.m. near Avent Ferry Road, according to Raleigh police.

Police said the body was spotted in the lake by people walking in the area.

Raleigh police and other agencies are at the scene in an effort to retrieve the body, according to Donna-Maria Harris, Raleigh police spokeswoman.

No other information has been confirmed.