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Body found along the Illinois river

Posted at 8:39 PM, Jun 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-29 21:39:20-04

The Grand River Dam Police Department and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are investigating, after a body was found along the Illinois River.

According to GRDA, the body was discovered by a group of floaters Saturday morning, west of the Highway 59 bridge over the river, near Watts, Oklahoma.

The body was taken to the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner’s Office in Tulsa.

This is an ongoing investigation, we will update as more information becomes available,

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