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Fishermen Discover Body Floating Along Nueces River Shoreline

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Emergency crews were called out to Labonte Park at around 1 p.m. Thursday after fishermen reported finding a dead body floating along the shoreline of the Nueces River.

Crime scene investigators, fire crews, paramedics and the Nueces County Medical Examiner were all on the scene as a boat was deployed to recover the body of the male victim, who has so far not been identified.

Police said there were no visible signs of foul play on his body. They are speculating that his death may have been the result of a drowning, but the cause of death has not yet been confirmed.

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