Body Recovered From Weems Creek in Annapolis

UPDATED: July 6, 2014 4:19 p.m.

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A man’s body was recovered from the water in Annapolis Sunday.

Maryland Natural Resources Police say they recovered the body of a white male around 11 a.m. underneath the Weems Creek Bridge near Ridgely Avenue.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance with identifying the man. He is described as a 5-foot-10 white male, weighing around 180 pounds wearing black and blue trunks and goggles.

The body was to Medical Examiner’s office in Baltimore for an autopsy.

Police say the Weems Creek drawbridge was locked in the open position this weekend for maintenance and to allow boats to pass.

Information will be updated as details become available.

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