Portland Police recovered a body near Tukey's Bridge on Tuesday.

Police Learned of the Deceased Person Monday Morning

It was just before noon when Portland Police got a call about a possible dead body in the mud flats near the old B&M Baked Beans factory. When officers arrived, they located the deceased person and secured their remains.

The Identity and Cause of Death Have Not Been Released

The body has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, who will perform an autopsy to determine the person's identity and their cause of death.

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Portland Police Are Hoping to Hear From Anyone With Information

Investigators are urging anyone who has information that might assist in this or any other case to call them at 207-874-8575. Tips can also be left by texting keyword PPDME and your message to 847411.

We'll update this story as more details become available.

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