Woman’s body found floating in water at Port of Los Angeles

A woman’s body was found floating in the water today at the Port of Los Angeles.

Firefighters were sent to Berth 75 at about 7:25 a.m. to assist port police, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.

There was no immediate information on the identity of the women or whether foul play was involved in her death.

Editor’s note: This story was updated with the information that the deceased person is a woman.

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