Body recovered in river rescue

Posted at 8:54 PM, Jun 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-05 17:40:09-04

UPDATE: 4:40 p.m.:  Police have identified the person, but have not released his identity due to the ongoing investigation. Foul play is not suspected. 


Omaha Police are asking for your help identifying the body of a man pulled from the Missouri River near Eppley Airfield. 

The body was pulled by OPD and the Omaha Fire Department around 2:16 p.m.

He is described as follows: 

"White or Hispanic male believed to be between 25-40 years of age.  He has short dark hair and a goatee.  He appears to be approximately 5'8 tall and average build.  He has a tattoo on each forearm. Please contact OPD Homicide Unit at 402.444.5656 or Crime Stoppers at 402.444.STOP with any information."