Gulfport police searching to identify body discovered in water near Three Rivers Rd.

RAW INTERVIEW: Woman finds body found in Gulfport waters near Three Rivers Rd.

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport police and the Gulfport Fire Department recovered a floating male body found in Bayou Bernard near Three Rivers Road and County Barn Road Monday around 5:40 p.m. Now, police are trying to find out who the man is.

Police describe him as a white male mid 40’s to 50’s, 5′-09″ to 5′-10″, 200 pounds, dark hair, beard, and a gold colored watch.

The Gulfport Police Department stated that the coroner’s office and the Department of Marine Resources are also investigating the situation.

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