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Body found in Fairfield County canal

The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office is investigating the discovery of a body found in a Millersport canal early Sunday afternoon. (WSYX/WTTE)

MILLERSPORT, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office is investigating the discovery of a body found in a Millersport canal early Sunday afternoon.

Investigators said a female teen discovered the body of a man in his 20's in the Erie Canal off Canal Drive, which runs into Buckeye Lake.

Officials say the body has been there a few days, but don't believe foul play is suspected.

The victim's identity is being withheld until his family is notified.

The cause of death remains unknown with an autopsy pending.

ABC 6/FOX 28 will have more details on this developing story when they're made available.

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