Broome Sheriff: Partially decomposed body found near The Home Depot in Westover

The Broome County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the discovery of a partially decomposed body in the Town of Union. The body was discovered at about 9:45am today, May 26, 2021 by Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit deputies who were patrolling the Susquehanna River.

The remains were located on an island just west of the Home Depot building in Westover. Officials, including a Broome County coroner are on scene. The Sheriff’s Office is working with the Johnson City Police Department due to their missing person investigation earlier this year.

The investigation is active and ongoing. More information will be released at a later time.