Man’s body pulled from water along River Walk in downtown San Antonio, police say

SAPD: Body was found in water near Commerce and St. Mary’s streets

A man’s body was pulled from the San Antonio River along the River Walk on Monday morning, according to police.

Police officers said a passerby discovered the man in the water at around 3:15 a.m. in the 100 block of North River Walk, near Commerce and St. Mary’s streets.

When officers arrived, they found the man face down in the river and motionless.

San Antonio firefighters arrived at the scene and pulled him out of the water, according to a preliminary report from SAPD. They conducted a vital check and pronounced him dead at 3:25 a.m.

Police said the man had no apparent signs of trauma to his body. No other information about the man’s cause of death is available at this time.

He has not been identified by police.

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Jonathan Cotto is a reporter for KSAT’s Good Morning San Antonio. He’s a bilingual award-winning news reporter and he joined KSAT in 2021. Before coming to San Antonio, Cotto was reporting along the U.S.-Mexico border in South Texas. He’s a veteran of the United States Navy.