Body found in lagoon near Milwaukee Regional Medical Center

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office is investigating what caused a body to be found near the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center Friday afternoon.

In a statement, the department says someone found the body of a male person around 1:20 p.m. partially in a lagoon on county ground between Wisconsin Avenue and Froedtert Hospital.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner has been called to the scene.  The victim has not been identified.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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