• Memphis police investigating after body found in Loosahatchie River


    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A body has been found in the Loosahatchie River, according to police.

    Memphis police confirmed crews pulled the victim’s body out of the river -- which feeds into the Mississippi River -- around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

    The body was found in the river near Mud Island, according to officials. It was located in the water near the 300 block of Klinke Avenue.

    Investigators have not yet identified the victim, but officials said it appears to be a man. 

    MPD officers are investigating the incident. The cause of death has not yet been determined.

    This is a developing story. Stay with FOX13 for the latest updates. 

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