Body found in Lake Michigan near Discovery World

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Fire Department says a body was found in Lake Michigan by the breakwall near Discovery World Tuesday morning, September 18th.

Officials say they received a call around 7:20 a.m. after an individual walking in the area spotted the body.

The fire department's dive team responded to the scene and retrieved the body, which was determined to be that of a 40-year-old man.

The Milwaukee Fire Department turned the body over to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office.

No further details have been released at this time and the Milwaukee Police Department is investigating.

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