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Man's Body Recovered from Stillaguamish River
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  November 1, 2017
CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, 425-388-3377, Media line: 425-249-6263
ARLINGTON, Wash. – The body of an unidentified male has been recovered from the Stillaguamish River this evening.  Around 5:30 p.m., two fisherman called 911 to report they had spotted a body in the water near 59th Ave NE and Dike Ave.  The fisherman waited with the body until local fire crews and the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife were able to make their way to them. Detectives from the Major Crimes Unit will conduct a death investigation to determine if the death is suspicious.

Identification of the deceased, as well as cause and manner of death, will be confirmed by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner.