Authorities received a call just before 2 p.m. from a person on a small fishing boat who discovered the body in the water just south of Island Freeman.
The body matches the description of a person missing out of Orange County, Long Beach Fire Department spokesman Jack Crabtree said.
Homicide detectives are investigating a man’s death after his body was found Saturday night in an RV parked on a North Long Beach street.
The body was discovered by a recreational boater who stayed with the body until Long Beach Fire Department personnel responded with police at about 3:52 p.m.
There was no immediate information on the gender of the person or whether foul play was involved in the death.
A body was found floating in the Pacific Ocean about a quarter mile off Point Fermin in San Pedro, a county fire dispatcher said.
Authorities said today that a body found in the water in downtown Long Beach last Wednesday was that of a 16-year-old boy.
A middle-aged woman was found dead inside a Long Beach movie theater on Friday, authorities said.
Authorities have identified the body of a 17-year-old girl found along the riverbed in downtown Long Beach last week.
A man’s body was found in the Los Angeles River in Long Beach Monday afternoon, according to authorities.