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Missing tri-athlete found dead

Victim identified as Henrico man

July 01, 2019 - 12:50 pm

RICHMOND, Va. - The man found dead after going missing in the James River during a triathlon is indentified. 35-year-old Quy Pham lived in Henrico County.

Pham was participating in the Robious Landing Triathlon on Sunday, June 30, which originated from Robious Landing Park at 3800 James River Road. Athletes pariticpated in swimming, biking and running events. Lt. Lauren Hummel with Henrico Police says it was reported that an adult male - Pham - in the upper James River was observed during the swimming portion to be in distress and went missing.

Henrico police, along with other agencies, are investigating and the medical examiner's office has asked to review the body.