WHEELING, W.Va. — Wheeling Police are trying to determine what caused an Ohio man’s death.

The body of that man, identified as Hysel Lee Gibson, 38, of Martins Ferry, was found Saturday morning along Big Wheeling Creek near the Ohio River.

A person on the Heritage Trail in Wheeling called 911 Saturday morning after spotting the body.

At that time, Wheeling Police said foul play could not be ruled out in Gibson’s death.  Early indications were the man did not drown.

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  • Rhonda Harper

    Hysel, I dnt know wat to say, its been so long since we had seen one another, but u ,i and God knows the feels we used to feel! U will Always b in my luv, my heart , my prayers, and in every tear i shed. If no one else knows, we do! May God hve taken ur soul ,and ur beautiful spirit, and all the luv u hve with him!. We pray for ur fam. And only u know that we will see each other at the cross roads! I luv u ,and luved ur luv! U will NEVER b forgotten, I will AIWAYS keep u with me! May GOD bless ur soul! Rhonda Harper, a friend u will never forget.