Body recovered from waters of Wabash River - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Body recovered from waters of Wabash River

Photo Courtesy: Kyle Peach Photo Courtesy: Kyle Peach

A body was pulled from the waters of the Wabash River Monday night.

It was located around 5:00 Monday evening just north of Mt. Carmel, near the community of Patton.

Wabash County Sheriff Joe Keeling confirms to 14 News it is the body of a male and it had been in the river for a while. No identity has been confirmed at this time. 

Keeling says a camp site owner spotted the body and called authorities. Dive crews then pulled the body out of the river.

Right now, police are calling family members to make a positive ID.

14 News is continuing to follow these breaking developments, and we will have the latest on air, online at and on mobile with the 14 News mobile app.

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