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JSO: Young woman found dead near Trout River

Police do suspect foul play but have not released any other details at this time.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating after a young woman's body was found near the Trout River Friday night.

JSO said around 3:18 p.m. a person called 911 to report what they believed to be a body discovered near the edge of a waterway in the 8000 block of Vermillion Street.

Patrol officers from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office and crews from JFRD responded to the scene and located a body near the edge of the waterway.

The individual was pronounced dead at the scene. The body discovered is believed to be a woman in her late teens or early 20s, police say.

Police do suspect foul play but have not released any other details at this time.

If anyone has information about this incident please contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at 630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.