Police say body found in river was Sioux City man

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Police have identified a body found in the Missouri River near Sioux City as a 28-year-old man.

Sioux City police says the body was that of Mario Medina, of Sioux City.

The Sioux City Journal reports (http://bit.ly/133g2ap ) the body was found just south of Sioux City.

Lt. Mark Kirkpatrick says Monday that police are awaiting autopsy results before discussing the case.

This was the third body found in the Missouri River near Sioux City since mid-June.

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Information from: Sioux City Journal, http://www.siouxcityjournal.com

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