Body Of Apparent Homeless Man Found Near Arkansas River In Tulsa - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

News

Body Of Apparent Homeless Man Found Near Arkansas River In Tulsa

Posted: Updated:
Police said people walking by found a body Wednesday afternoon. Police said people walking by found a body Wednesday afternoon.
TULSA, Oklahoma -

The state medical examiner will determine if heat was a factor in a man's death.

Three people taking pictures of graffiti along the Arkansas river found his body under the 21st Street Bridge near Riverside.

Police say the man, in his 40s or 50s, was homeless and appeared to be living at a campsite.

They say there are no signs of foul play, no trauma to the body and no signs of drug use.

The man was found sitting up against a rocky embankment that gets full sun.

    Police believe he may have been dead for at least a day.  
 

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.

Links

Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

    How safe are Oklahoma's bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

  • Fallen Heroes

    News On 6 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.