Body of man pulled from Schuylkill River overnight in Grays Ferry, police say
PHILADELPHIA - Police are investigating after a tragic discovery was made in a Philadelphia section of the Schuylkill River.
The body of a decomposed male washed up on the rocks near the University Avenue Bridge around midnight Saturday.
Police were on the scene attempting to retrieve the remains. The man's age and identity are not yet known.
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Police are also still trying figure out how the body ended up in the river.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.