Crews from Johns Creek police and the Department of Natural Resources along the Chattahoochee River
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. -- Authorities have identified the body of a man found in the Chattahoochee River on Monday afternoon.
The body of 29-year-old Omar Hugh Richards was was found by two kayakers near the McGinnis Ferry Road Bridge.
The Johns Creek Police Swift Water Rescue Team recovered the body, which was snagged in a fallen tree.
Johns Creek spokesman Doug Nurse said Richards had been missing since Sept. 22. His body was turned over to the Fulton County Medical Examiner.