Police recover body from Scajaquada Creek

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Buffalo Police Department’has recovered the body of a deceased male that was found floating in the waters of Scajaquada Creek this morning near Forest Avenue and West Avenue.

Police initially responded to the call just after 9 a.m. Tuesday after a passerby spotted the body in the water.

BPD’s Underwater Recovery Team responded to the scene to retrieve the body.

Authorities say it’s possible that the body may have been in the water for some time.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine whether foul play was involved.

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