Police ID body found in the Tuscarawas River - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Police ID body found in the Tuscarawas River

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

Police have identified the man whose body was found in the Tuscarawas River in Tuscarawas County on Oct. 6 as 42-year-old Diego Perez Hernandez.

Hernandez, who was also known as Benny Benavidez, was reported missing by family members on Sept. 24. He was last seen at 1:00 p.m. at his New Philadelphia home. 

There were no obvious signs of foul play or external trauma to the body. The Stark County Coroner's office is waiting on the toxicology results from the autopsy.

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