A man’s body was found floating in an outdoor pool at a downtown apartment complex Friday morning.

An employee at the AVA Cortez Hill apartments at 1399 Ninth Ave. found the body and called for help shortly after 7 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer Frank Cali. Paramedics declared the man dead at the scene.

Personnel from the county Medical Examiner’s Office was summoned to take possession of the body, he said. Neither the man’s name nor age were immediately available.

City News Service