Police identify body found near Round Grove Creek - KCTV5

Police identify body found near Round Grove Creek

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

On Friday, the authorities found a person's body just off of Raytown road, east of I-435 and near Round Grove Creek.

Previously, just before 3 a.m. on Tuesday, officers were flagged down near 50th and Raytown Road. 

They were flagged down with regard to a white woman who was said to have been washed away in floodwaters near Round Grove Creek.

The woman was later identified as Crystal Black, 37. 

On Friday, missing persons detectives were canvassing the area along Round Grove Creek searching for Black. 

They did find a dead body near 4400 Raytown Road.

At the time, it's unknown if the dead body is that of the woman who was washed away. 

The body has been taken to the Jackson County Medical Examiners Office for further investigation. 

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