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Missing Ellensburg Swimmer Located

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ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- The Kittitas County Sheriff's Marine Unit has located the body of an Ellensburg man who disappeared while swimming with friends on Sunday.

Aaron Harrison was found Thursday morning, about 8 miles downriver from where he was last seen.

The 43-year-old man was swimming with friends on the Yakima river, about halfway between Ellensburg and Selah, when he disappeared.

Deputies had been conducting daily searches on the river since Harrison's disappearance Sunday afternoon.

The body has been released to the Coroner's Office and the family has been notified.