Man's body found in Ohio River between Ohio, West Virginia

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WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia say the body of a man has been found in the Ohio River.

Wheeling police say in a news release a boater discovered the body on Sunday in the river near Bridgeport, Ohio.

The statement says the body is being sent to the West Virginia medical examiner for an autopsy.