Airbnb renters find decomposing body in garden after booking house in France

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PALAISEAU, FRANCE - Getting away for the weekend?  If you're booking someone's house on Airbnb, make sure the owners check for any unwanted guests....like the one discovered in the Paris suburb of Palaiseau.

Renters say they found a dead woman in the garden covered in leaves and branches.

The group of friends who rented the spot say they found the body lying face down, fully dressed, wearing a ring with a large stone, but no shoes on.

French police say the woman was between 30 and 50 years old.  They couldn't be certain because the body was so decomposed and no identification around.  It's unclear how long the person had been dead.

Police are investigating it as a murder, but an autopsy is being performed to determine the cause of death.

Airbnb has offered to help police with the investigation.