LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A body was discovered Friday afternoon in the Los Angeles River in Boyle Heights.

The victim, believed to be a male, was found under the Olympic Boulevard bridge at 3:31 p.m. near the 2600 block of East Boyle Avenue, according to Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

The investigation is ongoing.

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