PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -

St. Johns County deputies are investigating a body that was found on Ponte Vedra Beach on Sunday morning.

According to the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office, a woman was walking her dog on the beach when she found the body.

Cmdr. Chuck Mulligan said the body could be decomposing and may be difficult to identify.  He said it will be up to the medical examiner's office to determine the identity and cause of death, but nothing so far indicates foul play.