Body Found in L.A. River
ATWATER VILLAGE—Authorities today identified a man whose body was found in the dry riverbed of the Los Angeles River in the Atwater Village area.
The discovery was made at 12:40 p.m. Tuesday near the 3200 block of Hyperion Avenue, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The man was identified by the coroner’s office as Jose Tejada, 27, of Los Angeles. An autopsy was pending.