Coroner Needs Help Identifying Body Found In River
The Franklin County Coroner needs your help identifying a man whose body was found in the Columbia River near Two Rivers Park in Finley on Saturday.
The man had this tattoo on his left chest. If you recognize the tattoo call the coroner's office at 509-546-5887.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Department is investigating a body found Saturday afternoon in the river at Two Rivers Park in Finley.
Franklin County Deputies tell NBC Right Now the body was found around 2 p.m. after a routine inspection by marine patrol. Patrol noticed an odd object in the river and called deputies to investigate.
Investigators tell us the body was very decomposed and may have been in the water for nearly two weeks. The man they pulled from the water was wearing white socks, gray athletic shorts, and had a tattoo on his upper left chest, possibly a Leo sign. He is believed to be somewhere between the ages of 20 and 40 with brown hair. He is 6 feet tall and 165 lbs. deputies are working through missing persons reports to see if the body found matches any report.
An autopsy was completed but toxicology results are not in. Deputies do not believe there was any foul play are think it may have been a possible drowning.