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Body found in Delaware River ID'd as missing tuber

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:34:14 AM CST
Updated On: Sep 05 2013 05:53:40 PM CDT

Body found in Delaware River ID'd as missing tuber

TINICUM TWP., Pa. -

A body found in the Delaware River over the weekend has been identified.

The Bucks County coroner positively identified the body Wednesday as that of Anthony DelPrete, 30, of Herndon, Va.

The coroner had to use dental records for the identification.

DelPrete had been reported missing on Aug. 10 when he disappeared while tubing on the Delaware River near Tinicum Twp., Bucks Co.

Police said the body was discovered by a boater on Saturday on an island in Lower Makefield Township.