Body found floating in Avondale canal

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

AVONDALE, Ariz. --  A body was found floating in a canal near 99th Avenue and Thomas Road in Avondale Wednesday morning.

Someone spotted the body at about 5 a.m. and called police.

The body appears to be that of a man, but the age is not known.

Detectives are trying to determine how the body ended up in the canal. It is not clear if this will turn into a murder investigation.