Body Found in Savannah River

Savannah-Chatham police are investigating the death of a man found floating in the Savannah River. About 3pm yesterday afternoon, employees at Colonial Oil on North Lathrop Avenue called police to report the find.

Savannah-Chatham Marine Patrol officers recovered the body and have sent it to the GBI crime lab for an autopsy. Additional details will be released when relatives are notified.

Reported by: Steven Shoob,