St. Pete Police: Body found in creek being investigated as 'suspicious death'

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 6:37 PM EST

St. Petersburg Police investigators are treating a case involving a body found in an area creek as a 'suspicious death,' according to a department spokesperson.

Police reportedly received a call regarding the body around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 27. The body was found in a creek near 6707 38th Avenue North.

St. Petersburg Fire Rescue aided in removing the body from the creek.

No further information has been released.

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