Body found in Salmon River near Elk City


ELK CITY, Idaho (AP) _ Idaho County officials say a body has been found in the Salmon River in central Idaho.
The body was discovered on Monday just south of Elk City. Sheriff's Cpl. Mike Chlebowski helped recover the victim on Tuesday. The body was brought back to Grangeville by helicopter and transferred to Boise for an autopsy.
Idaho County had no reports of missing persons in the Elk City area and authorities are looking into the possibility the victim may have come from another county.
Officials are not releasing any more information until an autopsy is completed.

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