UPDATE: Man's Body Recovered From Ohio River in Jefferson County
Jefferson County -
A man's body was found in the Ohio River in Jefferson County on Friday morning.
According to Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla, the body was first spotted by plant security guards at the W.H. Sammis Plant in Stratton, who immediately called the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department. The sheriff's department responded to the scene along with the Stratton Fire Department, who recovered the body around 11 a.m.
Due to the body's location, there is some confusion over who will handle the investigation, either the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department or the Hancock County Sheriff's Department.