Around 1 p.m. the Benton County Sheriff’s Office was notified of possible human remains in a bag floating in the river.
The BCSO remained on scene and located the remains just east of the Cable Bridge.
The Benton County Coroners Office confirmed that the body found was that of an adult.
According to the Benton County Coroner’s Office they will work with detectives to determine an identity and cause of death.
Anyone with any information on the body that was found should call the BCSO at 509-735-6555.
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