Decomposed body found in Mississippi River

News-DemocratMay 16, 2014 


A badly-decomposed body was found Friday in the Mississippi River.

Illinois Department of Natural Resources spokesman Chris Young said the recovered body was transported to the St. Clair County Coroner's Office, which will work to identify the person.

No other details were immediately available.

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