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Body Recovered from Skykomish River


CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications
Media line:  425-359-9323  

INDEX, Wash. - The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is on scene near Sunset Falls on the Skykomish River for the recovery of a body.  The body was located earlier today by a female in the area, who reported the discovery around 6 p.m.  The victim is believed to be that of a male who was reported missing earlier this week and is not considered a suspicious death at this time.  

Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies, as well as Search and Rescue team members, are working with local fire and aid on the recovery.

Identification of the victim, as well as cause and manner of death, will be determined by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.