Editor’s note: This story was updated at 5 p.m. Nov. 8, 2022, to provide the latest information.
The Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service assisted county police Tuesday morning with the recovery of a woman’s body from a pond at RedGate Park on Avery Lane in Rockville, according to authorities.
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson Pete Piringer wrote on Twitter shortly before 11 a.m. that the several fire and rescue crews had responded to the scene at 14500 Avery Road.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore will conduct an autopsy to officially determine the cause and manner of death, according to an email from the county police.
County police said there does not appear to be an immediate threat to the public.
Redgate Park, a former golf course, is a park owned and maintained by the City of Rockville.