Body found near basketball courts at Broward College North Campus

A body was found Friday afternoon at Broward College's North Campus in Coconut Creek, authorities said.

Coconut Creek Fire Rescue officials said the body was discovered near basketball courts, along a fence that is near the Turnpike.

Sky 10 was above the scene shortly before 1:30 p.m. as police placed a tent over the body while they investigated.

A cause of death was not immediately known, but authorities believe the manner of death was suicide. 

The victim's identity has not been identified as police work to contact relatives. 

It's unclear whether the victim was a student at the college. 

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