D.C. police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the Tidal Basin.

The body was discovered at about 1 a.m. Thursday. According to media reports, it was found near the FDR Memorial.

Later Thursday morning, the body had only been identified as that of a man. The cause and manner of the man's death will be determined by the medical examiner's office, D.C. police spokesman Officer Araz Alali said.