By CBS3 Staff


PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Authorities are investigating after a decomposed body was discovered in the Schuylkill River, Monday morning. Police say a person walking near Market Street and Schuylkill Avenue spotted the body in the water, just before 9 a.m.

Decomposed Body Found Floating In Schuylkill River, Police Say

Officials say the body of a 50-year-old man was recovered.

The body will be taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office.