WEST SACRAMENTO — An investigation was launched Sunday when a citizen spotted a dead body floating down the Sacramento River.
Around 5 p.m., someone called 911 saying there was a body in the river just south of Pioneer Memorial Bridge, according to a sergeant with the West Sacramento Police Department.
The sergeant reports West Sacramento police officers and firefighters went to the shore and brought out a fire boat to retrieve the body of an unidentified man from the water.
The investigation into the man’s death is ongoing.
This story is developing.