Body pulled from Monocacy River identified

Posted at 10:06 PM, Feb 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-28 22:41:08-05

A body found floating in the Monocacy River in Frederick Tuesday morning has been identified, police said.

Frederick Police said officers tried to revive Matthew Delash, 25 of Woodsboro when they pulled him from the water but were unsuccessful.

Delash was reported missing Monday.

His body has been taken to the medical examiner’s office for an autopsy.