Body found in harbor near National City

Authorities are investigating after a man’s body was found Friday morning in San Diego Harbor in the vicinity of West 8th Street and Harbor Drive at Naval Base San Diego.

The body may have been in the water a couple of weeks. There were no obvious signs of foul play,

Navy personnel called at about 8:20 a.m. to report finding the body, Sgt. Paul Ashton said.

He said the Medical Examiner’s Office took custody of the man’s body and will handle the investigation.

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