UPDATE: Body found in Ohio River near Owensboro identified

OPD: Investigating body found in Ohio River

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - The Owensboro Police Department responded to the Owensboro Riverport after employees observed what was believed to be a body in the Ohio River on Wednesday.

According to the news release, using an Owensboro Fire Department boat, officers and firefighters located and recovered a deceased adult in the river.

Police say the victim has been identified as 42-year-old Chad Noffsinger of Owensboro.

Noffsinger was reported missing back in January.

At this time, foul play is not suspected.

However, the investigation is still ongoing.

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