MIDDLEPORT, Ohio (WCHS/WVAH) — A body was found Sunday night along the riverbank of the Ohio River.
Middleport Police Chief Bruce Swift said officers and Middleport Fire Department were searching for a missing person when the body was found.
Swift said in a news release they were looking for Airiel Derifield, who has been missing since Tuesday.
The county coroner was on the scene, but did not give a positive identification of the body.
The body was taken to Montgomery County for an autopsy and positive ID.
Police have not released any other details at this time.