Ogden Police respond after body found in river

Posted at 7:10 PM, Sep 02, 2017

OGDEN, Utah — Ogden Police responded to the area of 600 West and 20th Street Saturday night after a body was found in a river.

The address provided by police is near the Ogden River, and Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident around 7 p.m.

Police tell Fox 13 News they have little information to go on at this point, but they are able to confirm the deceased is a male.

Police also say it appears the body has been in the water for some time, but they did not have a specific estimate on how long ago the man died.

At this time no further details are available regarding the cause and manner of death or who spotted the body.

Fox 13 News will update this story as more details emerge.