Grant County detectives find body believed to be missing person

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WARDEN, Wash. — Grant County detectives found a body believed to be of Audel Espinoza-Duenas, a 45-year-old Grant County man who was reported missing a week ago.

Detectives found the body at around 10:30 a.m. on Friday at the Warden Outfall public fishing access area along State Route 262, about six miles northwest of Warden.

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says the body matches the description of Espinoza-Duenas.

The body is currently in the care of Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison whose staff will confirm the identity and perform an autopsy.

The incident is still under investigation.