SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash.--Deputies investigated a body found near the climbing rocks near Upriver Drive.
Wednesday afternoon, hikers near the area commonly referred to as climbing rock on Upriver Drive, east of Upriver Dam, located a deceased male in the woods. Sheriff's Deputies responded and secured the scene until Major Crimes Detectives and Forensics took over the investigation.
After the investigation at the scene was complete, the deceased male was released to the Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office. The identity of the man and the cause of death had yet to be determined.