Body found in Ohio River in Posey County

By Herald Staff

Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating after a body was located floating in the Ohio River in Posey County.

Conservation officers were notified of the body around 2 p.m. on Friday. It was found just downstream of Diamond Island in Posey County. A recovery was made at 2:52 p.m.

The victim has been identified as 62-year-old Ronnie D. Felton of Evansville.

An autopsy was performed, and foul play is not suspected.

Responding agencies included the Posey County Sheriff’s Department, Marrs Township Fire Department, Posey County EMS, Posey County Coroner’s Office and Indiana Conservation Officers.

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