CRIME, POLICE + COURTS

Body found in Jordan River in Rose Park neighborhood

Sep 5, 2023, 10:26 AM | Updated: 12:15 pm

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An officer with the Salt Lake City Police Department stands at the scene where golfers found a body in the Jordan River on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2023 in Salt Lake City. (SLCPD)

(SLCPD)

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department said it is recovering a body found in the Salt Lake neighborhood of Rose Park on Tuesday morning. 

In a post on X, the SLCPD said the body had been found in the Jordan River near the Rose Park Golf Course.

In a press briefing, the SLCPD said golfers found the body around 9 a.m. Homicide detectives will investigate the death, which is standard procedure.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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Body found in Jordan River in Rose Park neighborhood