Police confirm body found in Big Cottonwood Creek is missing Murray man

Local News
82 year old man missing from Murray has dementia_09427655

[Update 9/21]

Murray police confirmed Wednesday the body found in the creek was the missing elderly man Nick Kapos.

[Previous story]

MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4 Utah)- Crews are working to recover a body spotted in Big Cottonwood Creek. 

Police say the body was spotted around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday by some people working on near TRAX.  The identity of the body has not been confirmed, but Lt. Lohrke with Unified Police Department did say they are working with Murray Police Department to see if the body is possibly that of a missing elderly man from that area.

This is a developing story. Updates will be posted as they become available. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Videos

Girl with rare skin disease receives opportunity to write book, seeking public's help publishing

Thumbnail for the video titled "Girl with rare skin disease receives opportunity to write book, seeking public's help publishing"

Popeyes introduces bring your own bun

Thumbnail for the video titled "Popeyes introduces bring your own bun"

Brigham City boy with brain cancer is one of many receiving acts of kindness thanks to anonymous donor's pay it forward initiative

Thumbnail for the video titled "Brigham City boy with brain cancer is one of many receiving acts of kindness thanks to anonymous donor's pay it forward initiative"

Sandy Healing Field displays nearly 3,000 flags for 9/11 anniversary

Thumbnail for the video titled "Sandy Healing Field displays nearly 3,000 flags for 9/11 anniversary"

Little Cottonwood Canyon Debris Slide

Thumbnail for the video titled "Little Cottonwood Canyon Debris Slide"
More Video News

Don't Miss

The Mel Robbins Show

Trending Stories