Body Found Along San Joaquin River Near Manteca

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MANTECA — A group of horseback riders discovered human remains along the San Joaquin River on Wednesday, the San Joaquin Sheriff’s Office said.

The group of horseback riders was traveling along the San Joaquin River near South Airport Way when the saw the human remains near a bend in the river.

The group called the sheriff’s office and investigators spend the day at the scene collecting evidence.

Officials are working to identify the badly decomposed remains.

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