MATTAWA, Wash.-- The Grant County Sheriff s Office says a body, believed to be that of a man who went missing last weekend, was found near the along the Columbia River.

The family of that missing man found the body around 11:00 a.m. Saturday along the shore near Desert Aire.

The sheriff office s marine unit retrieved the body, which is now in the coroner s custody. The man s name will not be released until the coroner confirms the man s identity.

The missing man reportedly fell into the river Sunday and never resurfaced.

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