Salt Lake city Police investigating after body found in canal

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News ) – Police are investigating after a body was found in a canal in Salt Lake City early Saturday morning. 

Officers and emergency personnel were dispatched to 965 N Beck Street sometime after 8 a.m. when a passerby noticed a man lying face up in the canal who appeared to be dead. When officers arrived they confirmed the man, believed to be in his 20’s, was deceased. 

A Lieutenant with the Salt Lake City Police Department was only able to confirm that a body was found but could not offer any other details. 

A cause of death nor the victims identity is known at this time. 

This is developing, an update will be provided once more information is becomes available.

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