GRANT COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – The Grant County Coroner’s Office has identified the body of a man found in the Mississinewa River last week.
According to a Facebook post from Grant County Coroner Stephen Dorsey, the identity was confirmed on Sunday. A name has not yet been revealed as the coroner’s office is attempting to locate and notify the family concerning the death.
Last Thursday just before 5 p.m., rafters in Marion found a body floating along the river bank. The coroner’s office said it took custody of the body and an autopsy was performed.
The coroner said the body appears to be:
- Caucasian, Male
- Early to mid-30’s
- Approximate height 5’5″
- Approximate weight 128 pounds
- Sandy color hair and goatee
If you have any other information to report regarding this incident, call the Grant County Coroner at 765-622-2770.