UPDATE: Body recovered from James River identified

Published: Nov. 14, 2011 at 12:01 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 14, 2011 at 6:28 PM EST
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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A body was recovered from the James River near Pony Pasture just after 4:00 p.m. Sunday.

Henrico police tell us the victim has been identified as 62-year-old Patricia Walsh, of Midlothian.

The search started as a missing person's case out of Chesterfield County.

The truck Walsh was last seen driving was found abandoned on the Huguenot Bridge early Sunday morning. At 1:25 p.m., Henrico officers responded to the area to assist Richmond and Chesterfield Police with the search.

Walsh's body has been taken to the Medical Examiner's Office for evaluation, but at this time, no foul play is suspected.

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