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A body was found early Thursday morning in the canal at Mill Creek Park, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.

Officers were dispatched to reports of a body in the water in the 600 block of 19th Street at about 2 a.m. When they arrived, they found the body of a man in the water. 

BPD says the cause of death is undetermined at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation is asked to called BPD at 327-7111. 

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