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Body of middle-aged man found in Mississippi River in Davenport

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A body has been recovered from the Mississippi River in Davenport.

A jogger on a riverfront recreational trail spotted the body around 8 a.m. Tuesday.

Two boats were called to recover the body.

Davenport police say the body had been in the water for some time and begun to decompose.

The man appeared to be between the ages of 40 and 50. An autopsy has been scheduled. 

 

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