Man found dead in Roanoke River


ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — A man was found dead in the river along the Greenway on Monday.

Around 12:30 this afternoon, Roanoke Police were called to the 300 block of Arbor Avenue SE. When they arrived on the scene, they found an adult man deceased in the water.

Police do not suspect foul play.

The body was transported to the Medial Examiner’s Office for an autopsy and to determine the casue of death.

The investigation is ongoing.

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