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Body found in Chattahoochee River

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SUWANEE, GA (CBS46) -

A body was pulled from the Chattahoochee River Monday afternoon. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the Johns Creek police are investigating. It was found near McGinnis Ferry Road.

Police believe the body to be that of a man. It was taken to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's office.

Investigators told CBS Atlanta News that it is too early to determine the cause of death. The body appeared to have been in the water for a lengthy time according to police.

The medical examiner has identified the person, but authorities are withholding the name pending notification of family.

CBSAtlanta.com will have more information as it becomes available.

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