Body found on Evansville’s south side

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville Police are investigating a human body found Monday morning in the river bottoms off of south Weinbach Avenue.

EPD Sgt. Jason Cullum said this search started Friday after a truck, connected to a missing persons case, was found off of south Green River Rd. The body was found Monday somwhere between Weinbach Avenue and Green River Road.

The area, south of Interstate 69, was rough terrain forcing police to use drone teams and 4-wheelers to get to where the body was found.

Police have not yet made a positive identification and are not releasing any information about the missing persons case that sparked the intial search.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office will handle that aspect of the case.

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(This story was originally published on April 15, 2019)

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