Body found in Missouri River

Jefferson City and Cole County authorties retrieved a body in the Missouri River Saturday morning.

Members of the Jefferson City Police and Cole County Sheriff's Department were called to an area of North Chestnut Street for a report of a body found in the Missouri River shortly before 11 a.m. Saturday.

Jefferson City Fire crews responded to the scene to help retrieve the body.

Detectives continue to investigate the incident.

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