Body Found in Mississippi River Downtown
July 19, 2014 4:47 PM
St. Louis (KMOX) St Louis Police have launched an investigation after a body was recovered from the Mississippi River this (Saturday) morning.
A man’s body was first spotted by a tug boat crew near the Eads Bridge around 11am. It was eventually recovered about a half mile south of the bridge.
The St. Louis Fire Department says there have been no recent local reports of anyone missing near the river. It’s believed the body drifted here from another area.