Foul play ruled out for man's body found in creek

By: KKCO - Email
By: KKCO - Email

Officials have ruled out foul play in the death of a man found in Rifle Creek Tuesday.

The Garfield County Coroner's Office is waiting on a pathologist's report to determine the exact cause of death but says that foul play is not suspected.

The man's identity hasn't been confirmed, though he was carrying an I.D.

Officials are also awaiting results from a fingerprint test.

The man's body was found by a fisherman near where the creek intersects with Centennial Parkway in Rifle.

KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 43549552 -
Gray Television, Inc.