Spokane Police investigating after body found in river near water treatment facility

Spokane Police are investigating after a body was found in the Spokane River near the wastewater treatment facility Thursday. 

Officers say they received the call just after 5 p.m. and confirm that the body belongs to an adult. 

The cause of death and identity of the person will be released by the Medical Examiner's office at a later date. 

Detectives are currently on scene continuing to investigate. 

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