Body found in Huron River north of downtown Ann Arbor
Courtney Sacco | AnnArbor.com
This story has been updated with more information on the man found in the river.
A man was found dead Friday afternoon in the Huron River near the 900 block of North Main Street in Ann Arbor, according to Ann Arbor police.
Police officials confirmed the man was found Friday afternoon, but other information about what led to his death was not available as of 5 p.m. Friday. The investigation into the incident is ongoing, officials said.
Detective Lt. Robert Pfannes said the person was a man, thought to be in his 40s. Pfannes said there are no initial signs of foul play.
The Washtenaw County Medical Examiner’s Office will be doing an autopsy that should shed more light on the man’s death, Pfannes said.
Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Geoffrey Fox said the sheriff's office's dive team was sent out to the river about noon Friday to help Ann Arbor with the incident.
"Our dive team went out there to recover the body," Fox said.
Unofficial reports indicate there was no trauma on the person's body.
AnnArbor.com will update this story as more information becomes available.