Authorities seeking family of 48-year-old man found dead in Fresno canal

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The Fresno County Coroner's Office is searching for the family of 48-year-old Thomas Pena, whose body was found in a central Fresno canal Saturday.

Pena was discovered near Belmont and Fulton Avenues. Officials say there were no signs of trauma to his body.

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Fresno Police say the man was discovered in the water near Yosemite and Belmont Avenues just before 12:30 p.m.

Officials say they want to find Pena's family to allow for him to have a proper burial.

Anyone who is related or may have information about Pena's relatives is asked to contact the Fresno County Coroner's Office at 559-600-3400.
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