Port of San Diego Harbor Police Investigating Death of Man Found in San Diego Bay
Contact: Victor Banuelos, (o) 619.686.6376 • (c) 619.823.9135, firstname.lastname@example.org
At approximately 8:18 a.m. on January 11, 2019, Port of San Diego Harbor Police received a call of a possible deceased individual floating in San Diego Bay within Naval Base San Diego. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased, middle-aged male floating in the water. There were no obvious signs of trauma.
The body of the unidentified victim was recovered and ultimately transferred to the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office, which will identify the victim and investigate the cause of death. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information should call Harbor Police at 619.686.6272.
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