Body found in Willamette River near Old Spaghetti Factory - KPTV - FOX 12

Body found in Willamette River near Old Spaghetti Factory

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A fisherman spotted a body floating in the Willamette River near Zidel Marine in southwest Portland on Thursday morning.

Portland firefighters and Multnomah County river patrol deputies responded around 7:30 a.m. and recovered the body from the river near the Old Spaghetti Factory in the Johns Landing neighborhood.

They took the body back to the Willamette River Patrol dock, where a medical examiner and sheriff's office detectives took over the investigation.

Deputies haven't released the identity or the gender of the person. The person's cause of death is also unknown.

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