Body found floating in Buffalo Bayou in downtown Houston

Police investigate the discovery of a body in Buffalo Bayou in downtown Houston on Jan. 2, 2020. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – Police are investigating the death of a person whose body was found floating in Buffalo Bayou Thursday in downtown Houston.

The discovery was reported about 10 a.m. in the waters off Allen’s Landing Park.

Police said the body has been recovered but did not immediately provide any more information.

Authorities at the scene said they do not believe foul play was involved in the person’s death.

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Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.