Authorities and the family has confrmed that a body found in the  South Platte River in Colorado is that of missing former Randolph Minnesota man Adam Gilbertson.

Denver Police Department Sergeant John White said they received a call from a member of the search party saying a body was found about 2:30pm on Saturday.

The body of an adult male was found in a state of decomposition. The family issued a statement that they would like to thank all the volunteers that looked for Adam along with  the Denver Police, and the Randolph Rocket team.

The Denver Medical Examiner has confirmed the body is Gilbertson, but the cause of death is still under investigation.

Gilbertson Family Provided Photo