Posted: Dec 14, 2012 3:08 PM by Angela Douglas - Q2 News
Updated: Dec 14, 2012 3:08 PM
UPDATE: EAST OF BILLINGS - The identity of a male body, discovered in the Yellowstone River Wednesday, was identified Friday as Raymond V. Jones, 41, of Billings.
Jones' body was found Wednesday morning along the shore of Coulson Park, just east of Billings.
Yellowstone County Coroner Bill Jones confirmed Raymond Jones (no relation) died of drowning. Coroner Jones said it appears the body had been in the water for a couple of days.
Investigators with the Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office are still trying to determine how and when the man ended up in the Yellowstone River.
No foul play is suspected.
Jones was Billings transient.