Jul 28, 2014
78°
Mostly Cloudy

Easton Police: Body Found in Lehigh River

Police say a man's body was discovered behind the downtown WaWa Sunday afternoon.

Easton Police: Body Found in Lehigh River

A man's body was found in the Lehigh River in Easton Sunday afternoon, city police said.

According to a news release, police were called out on a report of a body in the river around 4:48 p.m. 

The body -- that of a white male -- was pulled from the river behind the WaWa on Larry Holmes Drive with the help of emergency crews.

Police say they are investigating the case with the Northampton County Coroner.

Don’t miss updates from Patch!