Redmond Police found a dead person in the Central Oregon Irrigation District canal off of U.S. Highway 97 in Redmond on Sunday.

According to Redmond Police Sgt. Curtis Chambers, dispatch received a call of a body in the canal shortly before 10 a.m. Sunday.

The deceased has been identified, but no details are being released at this point in the investigation. There is no danger to the public, Chambers said.

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