Body found along Mississippi River in Minneapolis

Authorities are investigating after a body was found on the Mississippi River shoreline Monday in Minneapolis.

According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, at about 7:27 p.m., crews were dispatched to a report of a body on the shoreline of the river. 

Officials found the body about three feet from the shoreline, south of the Franklin Avenue Bridge on the West Bank.

More details will be released at a later date.