JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into an unidentified death near the CSX Corporation building in Downtown Jacksonville on Wednesday afternoon.
Around 12:40 p.m., officers were called to 500 Water St. regarding the incident.
Upon arrival, they discovered the body of a female near the waterway of the St. Johns River.
The investigation involves JSO Homicide detectives, Crime Scene Detectives, and the Medical Examiner’s Office.
Currently, the officers are working to determine the identity of the deceased, and no evidence of foul play has been found thus far.
The woman is estimated to be between 20 and 30 years old, with no distinct tattoos or markings.
A passerby alerted CSX police upon finding the body while walking along the pathway.
The police are collaborating with missing person units to establish any potential connections.
JSO strongly encourages anyone with information that can assist us with this investigation to please call the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office non-emergency number at (904) 630-0500 or Crime stoppers at (866) 845 -TIPS. They can also provide information online at JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org.
This is an ongoing investigation and will be updated when details arrive.
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