Body found in Elizabeth River identified as missing Portsmouth man

Posted at 11:08 AM, Apr 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-20 13:58:47-04

Portsmouth, Va. - Police have identified the body found in the Elizabeth River behind 801 Water Street on Thursday morning.

The body is that of 23-year-old Michael Barber of Portsmouth. Barber has been missing since December 24, 2014.

His cause of death has not yet been released. However, police say no foul play is expected in the case.