Body found in Wabash river

Sheriff says body is that of a white male

Posted: Thu Jul 12 05:18:57 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Jul 12 05:18:57 PDT 2018

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on brand new information -- just into our newsroom. a body was found in the wabash river -- near state road "1-54". that's in sullivan county. news 10's kiley thomas is live in "merom" to explain -- what's next in this investigation. //////////// this is breaking news overnight. one man is dead this morning. the sullivan county sheriff's office confirms they found his body -- in the wabash river. they say -- a boater called "9-1-1" a little after "9" la night. that's when he discovered a body. several agencies responded including "indiana conservation officers" they searched the waters between "hutsonville and mirr-um" where we are right now. that's where they found an adult, white man. sheriff clark cottom says the body was in the water for less than "2" days. cottom says they are still working to identify the man. the sheriff says he requested "d-n-a" testing by indiana state police to figure out who he is. what's happening later today -- that will provide more answers in this investigation. coming up 20 mins. live -- kt news 10. there's a new chapter in the stormy daniels one man is dead this morning. the sullivan county sheriff's office found his body -- in the wabash river. it happened just south of state road "1-54". that's where we find news 10's kiley thomas live -- to break down what happened. //////////// this is brand new information. i just got off the phone with the sullivan county sheriffs office. they say -- a boater called "9-1-1" when he discovered a body in the wabash river. the call came in after "9" oclock last night. the boat found the body between "hutsonville and mirr-um" where we are right now. several agencies responded including "indiana conservation officers" they searched the water and found an adult, white man. sheriff clark cottom says the body was in the water for less than "2" days. cottom says they are still working to identify the man. they're also investigating how he died. an autoposy is schedule for today at regional hospital in terre haute. we are working to get more information into how this happened and when. we will keep you updated as soon as we learn more. live -- kt news 10. an animal shelter is asking for "your" help
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