Man’s body found in Willamette River near Wheatland Ferry


White man was 25-40, with a tattoo of a cross and "RIP" on his arm

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man whose body was found floating in the Willamette River on Friday has not yet been identified, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said.

The white man who was between 25-40 was found Friday afternoon by a group of kayakers south of Wheatland Ferry in Yamhill County. Authorities said he had a cross with “RIP” tattooed on his right forearm.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Tyrone Jenkins at 503.932.6076.

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