According to the BBC news website for North East Wales, the alarm was raised shortly after 5pm on Wednesday by a member of the public, who found the woman on a sand bank in the River Clywedog.
The report adds: “North Wales Police said the body was discovered near Felin Puleston, close to the entrance of Erddig Park.
“People with information are asked to contact police on 101.
“North Wales Fire and Rescue Service and the ambulance service also attended the scene.
“Police said the local coroner had been informed of the death.”