Deceased man found in Tennessee River in Florence

Updated: Aug. 22, 2019 at 10:21 PM CDT
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FLORENCE, Ala. (WAFF) - Florence police are investigating a dead body found in the Tennessee River Thursday evening.

Police say they got a call at about 6:20 p.m. that a fisherman at McFarland Park spotted a body floating in the water.

A deceased male was pulled from the water. Investigators later identified him as Walter J Bailey, 51, of Florence.

His cause of death is not yet known.

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