Body found in retention pond off Lake Mary Boulevard in Sanford

Sanford police launch death investigation

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SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – A body was found Tuesday morning in a retention pond in Sanford, according to fire officials.

The Sanford Fire Department said one person was found dead in a pond off Lake Mary Boulevard.

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Sanford police said investigators and crime scene technicians responding to the scene after 8 a.m., but no other details have been made available.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as we receive it.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.