Police discovered a body in Kenilworth Park this afternoon during an ongoing search for missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
A body discovered today in Kenilworth Park is believed to be that of Kahlil Tatum, the suspected abductor of 8-year-old girl Relisha Rudd, D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier said in a press event this evening.
The search for Rudd is ongoing.
The search has been described by police as a "recovery operation," but there remains hope that the girl may be found alive.
This post will be updated as WAMU learns more.