Man's body recovered from Ohio River in Melbourne ID'ed

Man's body recovered from Ohio River in Melbourne ID'ed

MELBOURNE, KY (FOX19) - Water rescue crews recovered a man's body from the Ohio River in Melbourne on Saturday, according to Campbell County Deputy Coroner Al Garnick.

Garnick said 43-year-old Ryan Kuntz was found in the river off Mary Ingles Highway.

A friend called police around 6:30 a.m. to report Kuntz had gone swimming around 2:30 a.m., but never returned.

His body was sent to Frankfurt for an autopsy and toxicology testing, which Garnick said is standard procedure.

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