The grisly discovery was made around 11:20 a.m. in a work area near Forty Foot Road and Sumneytown Pike.
There is no word on a cause of death or any identifying characteristics of the victim. However, sources tell Action News that a gun was recovered at the scene next to the body.
Investigators remain on the scene at this time.
Stay with Action News and 6abc.com as more information becomes available.