The body of a woman was found in a storage shed in west Edmonton Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called to the location near Stony Plain Road and 174 Street around 1:45 p.m.

The woman's body was found inside the shed at the back of the property. 

Police have deemed the death to be suspicious and homicide detectives were called in. 

An autopsy will determine if the woman died as a result of foul play.