Dead body found in water near Pier 39

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A dead body was found in the water near Pier 39. 

According to the San Francisco Police Department, officers were dispatched to the pier around 4:56 p.m. and located the body in the water. 

The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

SFPD said there is no evidence of foul play at the moment. The medical examiner will investigate the death. 

Anyone with information is asked to call SFPD at 415-575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and start the message with SFPD.


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.