ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A body was found in the Mississippi River early this afternoon.
Illinois State Police say they were called just before noon by the Department of Natural Resources to investigate.
The body is that of a 38-year-old white man wearing a dark blue shirt. He was found near East Carondelet.
Investigators say they are working to officially identify the man.
Anyone with information concerning the identity of the man is asked to contact state police.