Body Found in Mission, Possible Drowning

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Mission Police are investigating a body that was found this morning in a canal.

Police say they received the call just after 8:00 a.m. The body was found in the 1800 block of River Bend Drive. Police say the body appears to be that an undocumented immigrant. No foul play is suspected, and it appears the person may have drowned. 

They also say the man did have a wallet on him when he was found.

Assistant Chief Jody Tittle – Mission Police Department, “He did have some identification, but our investigators didn’t want to disturb the body and remove any contents out of his pocket without valley forensics looking at it first.”

The department says an autopsy will be performed.

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