A body has been found in the laundry chute of a hotel on the Atlantic City boardwalk.

The Press of Atlantic City says the body was discovered early Sunday morning at the Atlantic Palace Suites, a high rise hotel at New York Avenue, inside a laundry basket.

Atlantic City Police and the Atlantic City Prosecutor's Office have refused to comment on the incident.

No information has been released on the victim's age, gender, cause of death, how long the body has been there or who discovered the body.

This is a developing story. We will post additional information as it becomes available.