Body washes ashore in Deerfield

DEERFIELD, FL (WFLX) - We are waiting to hear results of an autopsy on the man whose body washed ashore in Deerfield Beach.

The body was found early Wednesday morning by a sheriff's deputy patrolling the beach.

The Broward County Sheriff's Office reports the dead man was not a local resident.

Detectives say they have identified him, but are waiting to release the information until they can notify his family.

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