Like what you see? Join Insider on Nov. 30 for our best deal on an annual membership ever: $19.99 and we give you a $20 Amazon.com Gift Card (while supplies last).
WCPO Insider is a membership bringing you closer to the city you love. As an Insider you receive rewards, stories and access to new experiences across your community.
Man found between 4th Street bridge and Ohio River.
A body was found in the Licking River near Covington on Friday morning.
There's more to the story when you become an Insider. WCPO Insider's membership is an additional benefit on top of everything you can get for free on WCPO.com. We created an entire digital organization dedicated to bringing you exclusive access to in-depth stories that you can’t get anywhere else, handpicked events, and incredible savings on things you love to do. To find out more click here.
NEWPORT, Ky. -- Aug. 1, 2014 -- A boater found a body in the Licking River near the border between Newport and Covington. (photo by Evan Millward)
COVINGTON, Ky. -- Police say the body found in the Licking River Friday morning showed no sign of trauma and they don't suspect foul play.
Investigators said a boater found a man's body near the 4th Street Bridge. The incident was first reported at about 9:50 a.m.
The man's identity has not been released. Cause of death has not been determined.
Campbell County dispatchers said deputies helped Covington and Newport police recover the body.
No other details have been released.