Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

July 18, 2013

Woman’s body found in river in Point Pleasant area


Associated Press

POINT PLEASANT —  Authorities say a woman’s body has been found in the Ohio River in the Point Pleasant area.

Point Pleasant Fire Chief Jeremy Bryant tells media outlets that a Gallipolis, Ohio, resident saw the body in the middle of the river Wednesday evening.

The body will be sent to the state medical examiner’s office for identification and an autopsy.

The investigation is continuing.