Man's body found in creek behind Prime Osborn Convention Center

By News4Jax.com Staff, webteam@wjxt.com
Published On: Jan 23 2014 12:28:19 PM EST
Updated On: Jan 23 2014 04:56:49 PM EST
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

A man's body was found in a creek behind the Prime Osborn Convention Center downtown late Thursday morning.

Police were contacted by a boater about 9:30 a.m. who said he saw a body floating in the water.

There's a homeless camp nearby.

Police said details surrounding the death were uncertain but there did not appear to be any trauma to the body.

The body was sent to the Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.

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