Body Found in Sipsey River
Tuscaloosa Police have recovered a body from the Sipsey River believed to be a Gordo man missing since Saturday. Police say the family has identified Josh Cooley, 36, who was last seen Saturday.
According to the Tuscaloosa News his vehicle was found abandoned by a boat launch on Upper Columbus Road Sunday with his personal items still inside.
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s deputies used a helicopter to locate Cooley’s body about a quarter mile downstream from Upper Columbus Road. There are no signs of foul play, he said, but an autopsy will be conducted.