DES MOINES, Iowa — Police have identified the remains of a body found on a riverbank in southern Des Moines.
Police said Tuesday that the body was that of 61-year-old Thomas Francis Hoye III, of Des Moines.
Police say the Polk County Medical Examiners Office is continuing its investigation into the cause of Hoye’s death.
A pedestrian reported around noon Sunday that he’d spotted the body below a bridge over the Raccoon River. Police had said the body appeared to have been at the spot for some time and showed no obvious signs of injury.