Body found in Missouri River near Leavenworth - KCTV5

Body found in Missouri River near Leavenworth

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FORT LEAVENWORTH, KS (KCTV) -

A crew doing sonar work saw a body in the Missouri River about 150 yards south of the Leavenworth Community Center.

The discovery was made about 10:30 a.m. The center is located at 123 S. Esplanade St.

An autopsy is being conducted to determine the cause of death and how long the person had been in the water. Leavenworth police are trying to identify the body and haven't released additional details.

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