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Body found in Naches

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Naches, Wash. -- The Yakima Sheriff's Office needs your help in identifying a body.

Deputies say around 1:30 p.m. on Saturday they responded to a report of a body found over an embankment off the Naches-Wenas Road.  The body is that of a white male, possible older than 50 years old, with short gray hair and beard.  The body was partially wrapped in plastic.  They believe the body has been there for less than a week and are currently trying to match the physical characteristics of the body with missing person reports.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.  If you have any information contact the Sheriff's Office at 574-2500.