Medical Examiner: Man's body recovered from Kinnickinnic River

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office was called out to the Kinnickinnic River Thursday morning, August 24th for the report of a body pulled from the river.

The Milwaukee Fire Department's Dive Response Team was called out to the area of 1st Street and Greenfield Avenue around 8:00 a.m. for reports of a person in the water.

The medical examiner has identified the victim as a 38-year-old man -- possibly from the Jefferson County area.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday, August 25th.

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