The Yakima County Sheriffs Office received a call about a body spotted in the Yakima river near the bridge for SR 22 on October 19th just after noon. Police arrived and found the body of man that seemed to be in the water a long time according to news reports. The identity of the body is still unknown and the case is still under investigation. An autopsy will be held on Monday to try and find the cause of death.

If you have any information about this case contact the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office at 574-2500 or 800-572-0490. Tips including anonymous tips at Crime Stoppers of Yakima County -248-9980 or 800-248-9980 or on the internet at yakima.crimestoppersweb.com.