Conservation officers find body in Mississinewa River

(File Photo)

PERU, Ind. (WISH) – Indiana Conservation Officers say they found the body of a male in the Mississinewa Dam Spillway early Monday morning.

Police believe the man was fishing before he entered the water.

The investigation was ongoing as of Monday evening. An autopsy will be performed.

The name of the man was not immediately released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s