Homicide investigators have been called to the scene. 

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating after a body was recovered from the Allegheny River.

According to police, boaters informed police of a body in the water near the 40th Street Bridge around 1:15 p.m. on Sunday.

River Rescue crews were dispatched to the scene and recovered the body of a man.

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Jeremy Stockdill)

Police are investigating.

The cause and the manner of the death will be released by the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Stay with KDKA for more on this developing story.