A body was found in the Mokelumne River by a fisherman, about 200 yards north of the intersection of Mokelumne River and Awani drives near a railroad trestle, at 11 a.m. Saturday.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office sent its boat crew to recover the body, and is investigating it as a suspicious death.
No name or cause of death have been released.
More information will follow after autopsy and toxicology results come in.
Anyone with information is urged to call the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office at 209-468-4400.