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HOUMA -- The Houma Police Department is investigating a body found in the water.

Around 11 a.m. on Sunday, police say officers responded to the 8600 block of Park Avenue, where a body was found in the Intracoastal Waterway.

Police identified the body as 48-year-old Chris Chaisson of Houma. The coroner's office said the cause of death was by drowning.

The investigation is ongoing.

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