Body found in Tempe canal

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TEMPE, Ariz. -- Crews from the Mesa Fire and Medical Department and Tempe Fire Department Technical Rescue Teams recovered a body from a Tempe canal Thursday afternoon.

Authorities responded after receiving a call from a person living in a nearby apartment who thought they saw a body in the canal.

The identity of the body has not yet been made available.

Tempe Police will continue to investigate the case.