Body found in creek still unidentified

April 11, 1995

Maryland Natural Resources Police have not identified the body of a man found floating Sunday afternoon in Stony Creek in Riviera Beach, a spokesman for the department said yesterday.

The body had been in the water for nearly a week before county divers -- responding to a tip -- found it about 1 p.m. under a pier near the 8200 block of Beach Road, said Bob Graham, a Department of Natural Resources spokesman.

The victim was described as a black with short hair and a medium build. He was wearing jeans, a brown belt, a thermal shirt and American Eagle hiking boots. Anyone with information should call Natural Resources Police at 1-800-628-9944.

County sheriff speaking at April 19 meeting

The Eastern District Police Community Relations Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. April 19 at the Eastern District Police Station, 3700 Mountain Road.

County Sheriff George Johnson will discuss the working relationship between police and the sheriff's department.

For more information, call 222-6145 or 255-0284.

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