Body found in Great Miami River

Posted by Ethan Goldsmith - email

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Middletown Police confirmed that the body of Donald Martique Bowlin was found in the Great Miami River Sunday afternoon.

Bowlin was first reported missing February 27 by his mother, when she said that he had not been seen since late Wednesday night at the Madison Inn. Witnesses report that he had been intoxicated that night.

Friends searching for Bowlin discovered his body near the State Route 122 Bridge Sunday and called police.

Preliminary examination reveals nothing suspicious about the body, and all of Bowlin still had all of his valuables.

His death is still under investigation

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