Update: Body Found In Missouri River

A body of a man was discovered in the Missouri River just south of the Plattsmouth Bridge on Monday afternoon.

The Mills County Sheriff's Office got a report of a body in the river around 4:45 p.m. The body has been sent to Douglas County for an autopsy to try and make an identification and determine a cause of death.

A camper found the body at Lincoln's Landing Campground near the bridge over the river. The body had some clothing and identifying marks, such as tattoos, but no details are being released publicly. The sheriff's office had not receive reports of any man missing from upriver.

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