UPDATE (6:08 a.m.): The reported body turned out to be a mannequin leg, according to KCSO.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Sheriff’s Office said detectives and search and rescue teams have been called to recover a body found by the Kern River on Wednesday night.
KCSO said a body was discovered on the shore of the river in an area about 5 miles east of the mouth of canyon.
We will update this story as we learn more information.
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