PEORIA, Ariz. — A man’s body was found in an irrigation canal in
an outlying area of northwestern metro Phoenix.
Peoria police spokeswoman Amanda Jacinto said circumstances of the man’s death
are not immediately known, including whether it is related to flooding Tuesday.
Peoria and Glendale police and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s
Office are at the scene.
Bicyclists riding along the Arizona Canal spotted the body in
the water Wednesday morning near 75th Avenue and Greenway Road.