Body discovered in San Diego Riverbed

SAN DIEGO - Authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in a riverbed off Friars Road near Mission Gorge Road.

The discovery of the deceased man was reported just before 6 p.m., when a fisherman spotted the lifeless body and called 9-1-1.

San Diego police and fire investigators were summoned to the scene.

Emergency crews worked to pull the body from the water and the man’s death was pronounced at the scene.

Police said the man, in his 40’s, suffered at least one apparent stab wound to the torso.

Police are investigating two people of interest, but no arrests have been made.

The identity of the deceased male is being withheld until his next of kin can be notified.

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