SAN FRANCISCO—A body was discovered in the water near the San Francisco Ferry Building on Sunday, January 15 that is now under investigation.
The San Francisco Police Department received a report at around 10 a.m. At around 10:21 a.m. detectives and SFFD personnel arrived in the area of Embarcadero and Ferry Plaza to recover the body. The body that was found was identified as 37 year old Alexander Tellez. His residence is unknown. No foul play is suspected at this time.
The medical examiner is taking over this case to determine the cause of death. Anyone with information is asked to contact the SFPD at 415-575-4444 or text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the message with SFPD.