The Auburn Police Department reports that on 04/02/2017 at approximately 1900 HRS patrol officers from the Auburn Police Department were dispatched to the report of a female in the Owasco River near the N. Division St. bridge.
With the assistance of Onondaga County’s Air 1 helicopter and the Auburn Fire Department’s Swift Water Rescue Team, the woman’s body was recovered from the Owasco River near the Aurelius St. bridge. The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. The woman’s identity is not being released and the investigation is ongoing.
The Auburn Police Department asks that if anyone has any information regarding the incident to please contact Inv. Schafer at (315) 252-5874, or (315) 253-3231. Callers are reminded that they may remain anonymous.