By CBS13 Staff

COLFAX (CBS13) — The body of a man with both feet tied together was found in a Placer County canal this week.

According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, the body was found at around 2 p.m. Friday by Pacific Gas and Electric Workers along Peaceful Valley Road.

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Though his feet were tied together, the man’s hands were free, he was partially clothed and there were no obvious signs of trauma.

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Investigators say the body appears to have been there for about a week, ruling the person out as a victim of the nearby River Fire.

The sheriff’s office said it could not determine at this time if the death was a homicide.

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Investigators are waiting on dental records to identify the body.