Body found in Jordan River

Posted at 9:23 AM, Jun 27, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-28 08:43:23-04

SALT LAKE CITY – Police are investigating after a body was found in the Jordan River in Salt Lake City on Wednesday.

A maintenance worker spotted a body in the river near 1300 West and 300 North at around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday while cleaning near Constitution Park.

Police say the victim is 46-year-old Francisco Perez Cruz.

There are no signs of foul play or trauma, and police say Cruz may have been in the river for a few days.