Body found floating in Clear Creek near Golden History Museum

GOLDEN, Colo. - An investigation is ongoing into the discovery of a body near the Golden History Museum.

Golden Police Department spokeswoman Jean Miller confirmed the body was found at approximately 1:55 p.m. It was floating in Clear Creek, she said.

Miller said the body was that of a white male in his 60s, but other identifying information was not provided.

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