BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) - Police in Buckeye say they're investigating the discovery of a body in a canal.

Authorities were called to the scene near Hazen and Miller roads around 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Helicopter video from Sky 12 showed Buckeye police officers and Maricopa County Sheriff's deputies searching a canal.

Sheriff's officials confirm a body has been found, but didn't immediately release any other information.

They referred all questions to Buckeye police, who didn't have details yet on the gender of the body and any possible identification.

It's also unclear how long the body had been in the canal.