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Authorities investigating after body found in Missouri River Sunday

Police said they’re not sure how the man ended up in the river but said it happened between 6...
Police said they’re not sure how the man ended up in the river but said it happened between 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.(AP)
Published: Apr. 11, 2021 at 4:20 PM CDT
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MORTON COUNTY, N.D. (KFYR) – The Morton County Sheriff’s Office said they are investigating after a body was pulled from the Missouri River Sunday morning.

Morton County Public Information Officer Maxine Herr said a man’s body was discovered near a private dock about 100 yards south of the Broken Oar Bar around 9 a.m.

Authorities said they’re not sure how the man ended up in the river but said it happened between 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

There’s no signs of foul play or injuries and no danger to the public at this time.

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