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Body found in Mission Creek in Santa Barbara

Posted at 5:12 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-21 14:55:57-04

UPDATE (Sept. 21) - The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has identified the man whose body was found in the creek on Sept. 15 as Jon Vreeland of Santa Barbara. The sheriff's office says the 48-year-old's cause of death is pending.
UPDATE (6:30 p.m.) - Police say the death of a man whose body was found in Mission Creek does not appear to be suspicious.

(5:12 p.m.) - Police are investigating after a body was discovered in Santa Barbara’s Mission Creek Tuesday.

Santa Barbara police are releasing few details at this time, but confirm officers responded to the area near Anapamu Street at around 3:10 p.m. to reports of the body.

As of 5 p.m., investigators remained on scene.

This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available.