Caldwell Police investigating apparent drowning

Posted at 4:56 AM, May 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-21 06:56:50-04

Caldwell Police are investigating an apparent drowning after a man was found dead in a canal Sunday evening. 

Officers were called to the canal off N. 14th Avenue in Caldwell just after 8 p.m. When they arrived, the found a man facedown in the water. It appeared that the man had drowned before police and fire personnel arrived on scene. 

Detectives are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. 

The man's identity has not been released, pending notification of immediate family, but he is described as Hispanic.