More details expected Monday for body found in river

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

More details should be available Monday about a person that was found dead on an island in the Colorado River over the weekend.

The Sheriff's Office is expected to release more information today after the body of a man was found in the river Saturday.

Officials say it appears the body had been in the water for a few days.

Two transients spotted the body and called 9–1–1.

11News is also awaiting more information from the Mesa County Coroner and will bring you more as it becomes available.

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