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Body found in Mississippi River

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DAVENPORT (KWWL) --  Authorities are considering a body found in the Mississippi River on Thursday to be suspicious.

Someone passing the riverfront in Davenport discovered the body.

Police say the death is not believed to be a drowning, and is considered suspicious because of evidence at the scene.

The man appears to have been in the river for a couple of days. An autopsy will help determine a cause of death.

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