UPDATE: EL Paso, TEXAS (KTSM) – Las Cruces police say no foul play is suspected in the death of a man found in an arroyo.

At about 1:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8, Las Cruces police were sent out to investigate a report of an unattended death in an arroyo that runs underneath Lohman Avenue near Del Monte Street.

Two men walking in the area discovered the body, police say.

The area was cordoned off for about four hours while police conducted their investigation.

Police have yet to locate and notify the man’s next of kin.

ORINGAL STORY: EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – A body was found in a canal, according to Las Cruces police Department.

The body was reportedly found in a canal, close to the intersection of Lohman Ave. and Del Monte St. Police officers where the ones recovering the body.

No other information has been provided.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information.

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