Niagara Regional Police are awaiting the results of a post-mortem examination on the body of a man found by Ontario Hydro workers late Tuesday evening in the Niagara River at the Sir Adam Beck Hydro Electric Generation Station's No. 1 Gate House.
The man was identified as Marlin Roper, 33, of Niagara Falls, Ont. He previously had been reported missing. The post-mortem was conducted Wednesday by the Forensic Unit of Hamilton General Hospital.