Fisherman finds body floating in the water near the Small Boat Harbor

Posted at 3:56 PM, Feb 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-19 15:57:25-05

Buffalo Police say they found a dead body in the water near the Small Boat Harbor on Fuhrmann Boulevard.

Police say homicide detectives responded to the call at 11:20 Sunday morning after a fisherman spotted a body floating in the water.

The Buffalo Police Underwater Recovery Team pulled the deceased man from the water.

Police believe the body had been there for some time.

Police are attempting to identify the body. Medical examiners are expected to perform an autopsy to determine cause of death.