Man's body found in West Palm Beach canal identified

Posted: 1:54 PM, Oct 19, 2017
Updated: 2017-10-19 19:13:18Z

The body of a man was found in a West Palm Beach canal Thursday, according to police.

They later identified him as Rufus Washington, 88, who was reported missing overnight.

Washington's body was discovered along the 1500 block of Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard.

Police said a pedestrian spotted the body. Officers do not suspect foul play.