Police ID body found along river banks as that of missing NKY man

Published: Sep. 28, 2016 at 5:28 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 12, 2016 at 5:28 PM EDT
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MELBOURNE, KY (FOX19) - Police have identified the body that was found along the banks of the Ohio River in Campbell County Tuesday as a man who missing since Sept. 20.

The body of 39-year-old Anthony Meadows was found across from the the Beckjord Power Plant in Melbourne, Ky.

Meadows was last seen near the river on Sept. 20 about half mile upstream from where his body was located.

Preliminary investigations show that Meadows died of an accidental drowning.

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