Body Found in Ohio River Near Brookport Bridge

McCraken Co. – An investigation is underway after a body was pulled from the Ohio River yesterday afternoon. According to a report from WSIL-TV, McCracken County Sheriff’s deputies received a 911 call about the body, prompting an investigation. The Brookport Bridge was shut down during the investigation and a body was recovered. An autopsy has been scheduled. It is unclear at this time if foul play is involved. Anyone with information regarding a missing person in the area is asked to contact the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office.