Man’s Body Found Monday Afternoon in LA River in Long Beach

A man’s body was found in the Los Angeles River in Long Beach Monday afternoon, according to authorities.

Police were dispatched to the river at Del Amo Boulevard at 2:31PM and, upon arrival, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) and Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) personnel located a man in the water.

He was determined to be dead at the scene with no obvious signs of trauma, LBPD spokesman Sgt. Brad Johnson said.

The coroner’s office is investigating the death.

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Stephanie Rivera is the immigration and diversity reporter for the Long Beach Post. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015.
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