Body found in Kern River at Lake Ming

Posted at 1:44 PM, Jul 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-05 14:34:18-04

The Kern County Sheriff's Office discovered a body in the Kern River at Lake Ming on Monday morning.

KCSO received word of a body in the river just before 10:00 a.m this morning. The body has not been identified at this time.

A swimmer was reported missing on July 1 and search and rescue teams continued to search for the swimmer on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, but it is unknown if the two cases are connected.

This story is developing.