LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) -- The body found in the Columbia River a year ago at Longview has been identified as a 57-year-old Kansas man, Charles A. Farley of Hiawatha.
Cowlitz County Coroner Tim Davidson said Thursday the identification was made after Farley's DNA profile was plugged into a national missing persons database.
The Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/VFltsL) Farley was reported missing in April of last year in Kansas. His pickup truck was found in June 2011 at a truck stop at Halsey, Ore.
The body was found Dec. 15, 2011, at a bulk terminal on the river. The death remains under investigation.