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Phoenix PD: Body found floating in canal

Near 43rd Ave. and Peoria. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com) Near 43rd Ave. and Peoria. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com)
The body was seen floating at around 1:30 p.m. Sunday. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com) The body was seen floating at around 1:30 p.m. Sunday. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com)
Phoenix police and the medical examiner's office are investigating. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com) Phoenix police and the medical examiner's office are investigating. (Source: Rebecca Thomas, cbs5az.com)
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

The body of a man has been found in a Central Arizona Project canal, Phoenix police said.

Officers were investigating the discovery Sunday afternoon at 43rd Avenue and Peoria. A person walking by the canal saw the body floating in the water at about 1:30 p.m. and called police.

The body was turned over to the county medical examiner, according to Phoenix police spokesman Sgt. Tommy Thompson.

Thompson said there were no obvious signs of trauma.

No other information was immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News for updates on this developing story.

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