JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Homicide detectives are investigating the body of a man found floating in a canal near the 11200 block of Harts Road Saturday, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
Firefighters launched a small boat and pulled the body out of the water behind a home on Bertha Street, which runs west of Harts Road.
Sgt. Dan Janson with the Sheriff's Office said the body was heavily decomposed, and investigators estimated the deceased to be in his 20s.
No foul play is suspected at this time and the investigation is still ongoing.
Police not identified the body or released any information about how the body was discovered.
First Coast News