UPDATE: Body Identified Found In Grant County - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Body Identified Found In Grant County

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GRANT COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: - On Saturday evening, August 25, 2012, a body was discovered by a boater floating in the Columbia River. Kittitas County Sheriff's Marine Units and Grant County Deputies recovered the remains.

The Grant County Coroner's Office took custody of the body. With the assistance of the Grant County Sheriff's Office and the Seattle Police Dept., the body has now been identified as Toshio Ota, a 75 year-old Seattle resident.

The cause of death has been certified as Blunt Force Head Injury. The manner of death is Homicide.

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