Body recovered from Jordan River identified

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[UPDATE 7/31 1:00 PM]
Police have identified the body of the woman found in the Jordan River 10 days ago.
Her name is Zephera Smith. She was 44 and lived in West Jordan.
[STORY AS OF 7/21]
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Emergency crews recovered a body from the Jordan River Friday afternoon. 
It happened near the Jordan River Parkway Trail near 4500 South in Taylorsville. 
Unified police say a couple walking along the Jordan River Parkway Trail spotted the body and called 911. 
Investigators arrived and began to process the surrounding areas like a crime scene. 

Crews recovered the body, but say they are unable to determine if the body is male or female. 
This is a developing story. We’ll have more information as it becomes available. 


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