Body pulled from Missouri River in St. Charles

Missouri River. (File photo)

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The St. Charles Fire Department pulled a body from the Missouri River Tuesday morning.

According to Lt. Chad Fisk, a police spokesman, a pedestrian noticed the body of a man floating in the river around 10:30 a.m.

The identity of the body has not been released, pending notification of family members.

Fisk said a preliminary investigation revealed the man was reported missing a few days ago after expressing suicidal thoughts.

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