At approximately 11:12 a.m. police, fire, and emergency medical personnel responded to the vicinity of 145 Pawtucket Street for a report of a body in the water. The body has been located in the Merrimack River near the Boot Hydro Plant in Lowell. Emergency responders are in the process of recovering the body from the water. Assistance in the recovery is being provided by divers and a State Police helicopter. The gender and other identifying factors are unknown at this time. Detectives from the Lowell PD are on-scene and State Police detectives assigned to the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office (MDAO) are responding. Once the body is recovered, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) in conjunction with the MDAO will assume jurisdiction over the deceased and attempt to determine cause of death and identity of the deceased. There is no other information at this time.