Body found near the Minnie Street Bridge

This morning at approximately 11am Fairbanks Police Department responded to a report of a body found near the Minnie Street Bridge.

According to Officials, the body had been noticed by two individuals walking over the bridge who phoned police.

The body was recovered from the slough and was sent to Anchorage to the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the exact cause of death.

However, according to Detectives there is no foul play suspected and the body has already been identified and next of kin notified.