A man was found lying face down in the Chattahoochee River.

About 9:30 a.m., a fisherman called 911 claiming to have seen a body in the water.

Houston and Early County sheriff’s offices responding, confirming it was a body.

That man has been identified as 77-year-old Gerald Love of Dothan.

Love once served as the Southeast Alabama Youth Services Director. 

The cause of death has not yet been determined, and is under investigation.