Denver Police are investigating after finding a body in the South Platte River early Wednesday afternoon.
Officers were called out to the area of 8th Avenue and Zuni Street at around 1:42 p.m. for a report of a possible drowning, according a tweet sent by Denver Police Department.
ALERT UPDATE: Possible drowning at 8th & Zuni is now a death investigation. Watch here for updates. #Denver
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) June 22, 2016
An update came in three minutes later by police, stating that this was now a death investigation.
Due to the early stages of the investigation, the victim's identity or the cause of death is unknown at this time. The investigation into this death is ongoing.