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Body Found in Mississipi River



DATE:  June 11, 2012


SUBJECT:  Body Found in Mississippi River


CONTACT:  Lauran Haldeman, Public Information Officer, 563 344-4033 or



BETTENDORF: At approximately 11:08 a.m. this morning a passerby noticed a body floating in the Mississippi River near Eagle's Landing Park.  Both Bettendorf Police and Fire responded to the call.  Bettendorf Fire retrieved the body of a white male subject from the river.  Coroner was called to the scene.


The body was transported to Genesis East for identification.