Police release name of body found in Tar Creek 

MIAMI, Okla. – Authorities identify the male body found in Tar Creek near Miami, Oklahoma over the weekend.

On Saturday, May 8, Casey Hampton’s body was found by a resident who then called the Grand River Dam Authority Police Department. The GRDA says Hampton is a 24-year-old Miami resident.

Crews recovered his body in Tar Creek just north of the confluence with the Neosho River. Authorities are still investigating.

(Previous aricle: Body discovered in Tar Creek in Miami)