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Crews recover body found in St. Joseph River

Published: Jun. 23, 2022 at 4:37 PM EDT
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - Crews recovered a body that was discovered in the St. Joseph River on Thursday afternoon.

Crews were called to the 1800 block of Riverside Drive near Keller Park just after 3:50 p.m. Officials say the body was found by a fisherman.

The body was recovered just before 5 p.m. It is unknown how long the body was in the water.

The Indiana DNR is handling the investigation.

An autopsy has been scheduled for this weekend. Until the autopsy is complete, officials say they will be unable to provide any details on the individual.

Stay with 16 News Now on-air and online as we continue to learn more about this developing story.

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