Authorities identify body found at Birmingham Water Works pump station

Body found in BWW water intake facility

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The body found earlier this week in the Birmingham Water Works Cahaba Pump Station has been identified.

Authorities identified the body as 23-year-old Leonard Docquan Bennett of Birmingham.

His body was found Tuesday around 7:30 a.m. Authorities say the cause of death remains unknown and there’s no evidence of foul play.

The body, which has been removed, was found in the basin and there is no threat to the water system.

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