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Body Found In Morganton Last Week Identified
Shawn Jeroskey Cash
courtesy of Burke Co. Sheriff's Office

Body Found in Morganton Last Week Identified

The Medical Examiner’s Office at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem today (October 26) identified a body recovered from the Catawba River on October 22. The deceased is Shawn Jeroskey Cash. Mr. Cash was reported missing by his family on Tuesday, October 19. Investigators are awaiting the Medical Examiners official cause of death report. The preliminary cause of death is listed as drowning with toxicology results pending. Mr. Cash’s body was found on the banks of Catawba River on October 22 in Morganton’s Carbon City area.