Wilcox’s body was removed from the downtown section of the Milwaukee River.
By H. Nelson Goodson
March 29, 2013
Milwaukee, WI – On Thursday, the body of Nick Wilcox, 24, who went missing on New Year’s Day was recovered from the Milwaukee River. Wilcox’s body was found floating in the 1000 block of N. Old World 3rd Street section of the river by police around 6:00 p.m., just several blocks near the downtown section of the river where he went missing, according to police.
A driver’s license found with the body and dental records positively identified the body as Wilcox. The Milwaukee coroner ruled his death as accidental drowning.