Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police say they've discovered a body inside the trunk of a car in north Columbia.

Officers say they got a tip of suspicious activity that led them to a location on 1200 East Muller Avenue, which is just off North Main Street. Police say once they got there, they smelled an odor coming from the car, and when they opened the back of the vehicle, they found the remains.

Police are not yet releasing any information about who was found inside the car, including the person's gender or age. There is no word yet on how the person may have died, but officers are calling the death suspicious.