MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police are investigating after a body was found in the water near Government Boulevard between Lakeside Drive and I-65 overpass.

Investigators are trying to figure out if the person’s death is a “criminal manner,” according to Mobile Police. The person’s remains were found in Montlimar Canal, which is part of the Dog River Watershed.

This is a developing story. WKRG News 5 is working to gather more information. We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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