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That's where walkers on the nearby
trail called authorities around KOLR10 News is told the adult
male's body was in the bed of
The nearby wooded area, which is near Isabel's House Crisis Nursery, is known for having transients. However, police aren't releasing information about the person's identity or cause of death at this time.
"It is what we would consider suspicious in nature," says Cpl. Matt Brown. "The fact that you have a body in a body of water, we would consider suspicious just to begin with. It's very early in the investigation. We've called the medical examiner and they've responded. We're in the process of getting to the body to bring it out so we can start the process of the investigation."
Cpl. Brown expected investigators to be on scene for several hours. He says they plan to conduct an autopsy as soon as possible -- either this weekend or early next week -- but he says it could take weeks to months to figure out what happened.
By late Friday afternoon, crews had
roped off much of