- Associated Press - Friday, January 20, 2017

UNION, Mo. (AP) - Authorities in eastern Missouri are investigating after a body was found in a river.

The Washington Missourian (https://bit.ly/2jhbaPp ) reports that the body was found just before 8 a.m. Friday in the Bourbeuse River. A resident found the body and contacted police. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is investigating, calling it a suspicious death.

No details about the investigation have been released. Authorities are trying to determine the identity of the victim.

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