Man's body pulled from canal in Phoenix area

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

PHOENIX (AP) -- Maricopa County Sheriff's officials say a body has been pulled from a canal in the Phoenix area.

They say the body of a man was found in the water Monday morning in the canal near Power Road and Bush Highway.

Sheriff's officials say it appears the body had been in the water for several days.

They are investigating to determine if foul play was involved in the man's death.

It's unclear if the man has been identified yet.

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