Garfield County Sheriff

POMEROY - On Friday, July 3, the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a body found in the Snake River. Both Whitman County and Garfield County Sheriff’s Offices responded to the scene near the Lower Granite Dam, on the Garfield County side of the river.

The body has since been recovered and turned over to the Garfield County coroner where identification will be made, and notification to next of kin can take place. More information will be added to this story as it is made available.