NORTH RICHLAND HILLS (CBSDFW.COM) – The body of a North Richland Hills man who went missing in February was recovered from the Trinity River on Wednesday, authorities say.
On Tuesday, dive teams confirmed that a vehicle inside the water belonged to NRH resident James Booth. He was reported missing in February. His vehicle was initially reported inside the Trinity River on February 21, but crews identified the vehicle as belonging to him this month.READ MORE: Judge Begins Key Hearing On Boy Scouts Bankruptcy Plan
Crews recovered the vehicle from the water on Wednesday, and Booth’s remains were found inside the car.READ MORE: Texas Man Gregory Gabrisch Dies In Hunting Accident In Southwest Colorado
The Dallas County Medical Examiner confirmed the remains belonged to Booth on Thursday. Investigators say no foul play is suspected.MORE NEWS: Warrant Issued For Dallas Police Officer Jacob Hughes, Accused Of Fabricating Evidence
In a statement, North Richland Hills police said: “Our department extends our heartfelt condolences to Mr. Booth’s family during this process. It remains our goal to at least provide them with a degree of closure, with the hope that it may be helpful to their grieving process.”