Unidentified decomposing body found in Puyallup River

by: KIRO 7 STAFF Updated:

A man’s body was found Friday afternoon in the Puyallup River, and investigators were working to identify him. (KIRO 7)

A man’s body was found Friday afternoon in the Puyallup River, and investigators were working to identify him.

The body was badly decomposed and was located by four fishermen in a boat. Sheriff’s office zodiac boats were at the scene, and responders were asking people along the river to be alert.

The body was found with khaki pants and a plaid shirt. Additional details were not immediately available.

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