Police say body found in river was Des Moines man

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Police have identified a body spotted by a fisherman as it floated in the Des Moines River.

Des Moines police identified the body as 35-year-old Zachary Wayne Johnson, of Des Moines.

A fisherman reported the body, and police say a fire department water emergency team brought the body to shore.

Police say the body had no obvious signs of trauma and it wasn’t clear how long it had been in the water. An autopsy is planned.

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