Police: Woman's body found on Gowanus Canal shoreline

The body of an unidentified female was found on a rocky area along the Gowanus Canal shoreline Saturday afternoon, authorities say. 
Police were called to the area near 550 Hamilton Ave. around 2 p.m. where they found the fully-clothed adult woman. 
EMS pronounced the woman dead at the scene. 
The medical examiner will determine the cause of death. 
Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding her death.