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Woman’s body recovered from Missouri River

Posted at 4:21 AM, Jun 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-05 06:21:48-04

GREAT FALLS – Cascade County Sheriff Bob Edwards said that at about 4 p.m. on Monday the body of a female was found in the river at Ryan Dam.

The body was recovered by members of the Cascade County Sheriff’s Office. Edwards said the identity of the woman was not immediately known. 

An autopsy has been scheduled Tuesday to try and determine the cause of death and positive identification. 

Edwards said they do not know if the body is that of Brittany Roberts, who is reported to have fallen into the river on Monday, April 23.

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