Body found in water in St. Augustine, police say

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — There is heavy police activity in the area of Oyster Creek. The St. Augustine Police Department is investigating in the area because a body was found in the water.

Police ask that residents avoid the area at this time.

Action News Jax is working to learn from police the identity of the person found and if foul play is suspected.

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