Body recovered from Ohio River

Local News

KENOVA, WV (WOWK) – A man’s body was recovered this morning from the Ohio River.

According to Lt. Anthony Thompson with the Kenova Police Department, the body was first seen parallel to the 13th Street train Tressel at approximately 9:20 a.m.

Officers recovered the man’s body at approximately 10:15.

Thompson said the body will be sent to Charleston for further identification. It appears the man to be in his 40s-50s in age and has no visible tattoos.

At this time, no foul play is suspected.

For local and breaking news, weather alerts, video and more, download the FREE WOWK 13 News App from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

More Stories

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the FREE WOWK 13 News App

Washington DC Bureau

More Washington DC Bureau

Don't Miss

Trending Stories