Body found near Riverfront Park in Lancaster County identified


LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) — On Wednesday, the Lancaster County Coroner’s office announced the identity of a body located near the Riverfront Park Northwest river trail.

The Susquehanna Regional Police Department says the body was located by a kayaker in the river.

The Coroner’s office identified the body of Delmar Cornelius King, a 33-year-old man from Harrisburg.

An autopsy determined the cause of death was from drowning. Police are still investigating the manner of his death.

The incident occurred mere hours after the Lancaster County Coroner’s Office announced the discovery of human remains from a 32-year-old Pennsylvania woman roughly 10 miles away.

Police have not indicated if the two incidents are related.

Anyone with information in regards to a missing person that may be related to this area, please contact SRPD at 717-426-1164 or by submitting a tip online.

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