JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating how a body washed up just north of JaxPort Cruise Terminal.

Spokespeople with the U.S. Coast Guard told First Coast News that they got a call from a good samaritan, notifying them that they found the body on Bartram Island.

The Coast Guard called JSO and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission about the body. JSO took over the case.

JSO said the victim is a male, but no additional information is available at this time.

Stay with First Coast News as this story develops.