PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A man’s body was found floating in the Willamette River in downtown Portland Thursday morning.
The body was spotted by a fisherman at about 7:30 a.m., just south of the Ross Island Bridge, across from the Zidell Marine. Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office River Patrol and Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded and recovered the body.
The identity of the victim was not immediately confirmed. The body was transported to the Willamette River Patrol dock at 2200 NW Front Ave. The Multnomah County Medical Examiner’s Office was set to conduct an autopsy.
Sheriff’s detectives are in charge of the investigation.
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