Police: Body recovered from creek in Newark

Local News

Custom CSS

NEWARK, Ohio (WCMH) — Newark police officers are investigating after a body was found in Raccoon Creek.

The body was discovered in the creek near 21st Street and State Route 16 Wednesday evening.

According to Newark police, the body appeared to be of a man in his 40s or 50s. There were no apparent injuries to the man.

Police said the body had been there for more than a day.

Keep checking NBC4i.com for real-time updates on this story. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the free NBC4 News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Interactive Radar

STORY TOOLS

Don't Miss

Today's Central OH Forecast

More Forecast

Alexa

Storm Team 4 on Alexa

W3Schools