Body found at dam in Ohio County identified

Body found at Rochester Dam
Body found at Rochester Dam

The Ohio County Sheriff's Office says a body found near the Rochester Lock and Dam in Ohio County is that of 39-year-old Melissa Trent of Bowling Green, Kentucky.

The sheriff's office received a call shortly before 1:00 Friday afternoon about a possible drowning victim in the river.

Officers from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife were able to help identify the body.

They have been investigating a boating accident that happened on April 21 on Barren River at the Green Castle Dam.

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