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Body recovered from Columbia River believed to be missing Camas woman

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Carla Temple (Photo: Camas Police) Carla Temple (Photo: Camas Police)
CAMAS, WA (KPTV) -

A body recovered from the Columbia River on Monday is believed to be a woman who was reported missing in Camas on Friday.

Police and firefighters responded to the 2000 block of Southeast 12th Avenue at 10:41 a.m. Monday on reports of a possible drowning.

The 911 caller reported finding a person floating near the docks.

Police said the body was recovered and it is believed to be 62-year-old Carla Temple.

Temple was reported missing Friday morning. She was last seen at 10 p.m. Thursday.

Police believe it is Temple based on her physical description and the proximity to her last known location.

Police said she was known to take daily walks around the Port of Camas-Washougal.

The Clark County Medical Examiner's Office will confirm her identity and cause of death, according to police.

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