Coroner: Man whose body was found in river was killed
WAMEGO, Kan. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Wamego man whose body was found in the Kansas River as a homicide.
The body of Jacob Bouck was found in the river Dec. 24 one miles west of Wamego. He was last seen on Dec. 21.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office said Friday a forensic autopsy indicated Bouck’s death was a homicide.
The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office, the Kansas Bureau of Investigations and Wamego Police Department are investigating the case.
Information from: The Topeka (Kan.) Capital-Journal, http://www.cjonline.com