Ketchikan utility workers find body

Posted: Friday, February 05, 2010

KETCHIKAN - Utility workers in Ketchikan have discovered the body of a young man.

The body was found Wednesday near one end of utility catwalk crossing Ketchikan Creek. It is believed to be that of a man in his late teens or early 20s.

Police say there was no identification on the body, which was clothed in a heavy winter jacket and had been there for some time.

Police aren't saying whether there was evidence of foul play.

The body is being sent to the state medical examiner's office in Anchorage.



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