Body found in Grand Forks

Published: Apr. 19, 2017 at 6:08 PM CDT
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THURSDAY UPDATE: Grand Forks Police tell Valley News Live that they have now identified a body found in a city park Wednesday, but are not yet releasing the information to the public.

Someone reported seeing a man's body between the Red River and the disc golf course around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Police say there are no signs of foul play.

UPDATE (9:30 p.m.): Grand Forks Police are investigating after a body was found in Lincoln Park.

A passerby discovered a man's body between the Red River and the disc golf course there around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A release from Grand Forks Police says that there are no initial signs of foul play, and they don't believe there is any danger to the public.

Authorities say there are no current missing person reports in the area, but this is not the first time a body has shown up in Grand Forks.

Less than one month ago, a body was found encased in ice along the Red River.

The body has now been taken to the UND Forensic Pathology Center in Grand Forks for an autopsy.

ORIGINAL STORY: Crews are investigating a body that was found in Lincoln Park in Grand Forks.

The man was found around 5:30 Wednesday night by someone walking by. He was found near the river.

We have a crew heading to the scene now and we will bring you more details as it becomes available.