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Dead body found in Boise River

Posted at 8:11 PM, Aug 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-10 09:56:05-04

The Boise Police Department is investigating after a body is found in the Boise River.

The body was discovered just after 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, near Ann Morrison Park and Americana Boulevard. 

Police say they located the body on the south side of the river, between the Friendship Bridge and the Diversion Dam. 

One officer tells 6 On Your Side they could not tell if the body was a male or female but say it is an adult.
 
An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday. 
 
6 On Your Side will continue to bring you the very latest as details become available.