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Body found in canal near Boca Raton prompts death investigation

No foul play suspected, Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says
Body found in canal near Boca Raton, Jan. 7, 2023
Posted at 12:19 PM, Jan 08, 2023

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body found in a canal near Boca Raton on Saturday.

The person's body was discovered near the Village Of Boca Barwood.

The death was not a result of a homicide, sheriff's office spokeswoman Teri Barbera said Sunday.

Investigators said it could take a while before they are able to identify the body.