Body recovered on South Padre Island beach

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Authorities are investigating the drowning of an unidentified man who was pulled out of the beach Monday morning.

The man is believed to be part of a group of undocumented migrants who were detained Sunday while attempting to cross into the U.S., according to authorities.

The body washed up on Cameron County Beach Access 5 at around 11:30 a.m.

There were no signs of foul play, and an autopsy was ordered.

The identity of the man was confirmed by the FBI but was not released.