February 29, 2016 9:00 a.m.
Oregon State Police are continuing a death investigation in Josephine County.
Lieutenant Bill Fugate says that Saturday morning at around 10:45 a.m. the Josephine County Sheriff’s office received a report that a deceased person had been found in the Illinois River near the Store Gulch Recreation Area. Deputies along with OSP and Josephine County Search and Rescue responded to the location. The deceased person was recovered.
The identity of the person has been yet been made. Lieutenant Fugate says more information will be released in the case, as it become available.