A body was found Friday in the Malibu Lagoon, authorities said.
Paramedics were sent to the 23200 block of West Pacific Coast Highway on a report of a drowning at 12:49 p.m., according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Lifeguards determined that the person, described only as a female, was dead at the scene at 1:02 p.m., according to the LACFD.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's homicide detectives will
handle the investigation into the death.
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Information was not immediately available on the person's identity or cause of death.