UPDATE: Police identify body found near Missouri River in Kansas City

Body found in Missouri River

Body found in Missouri River on Saturday.

UPDATE: Police say missing woman Estella Dekaye was found deceased Saturday in the Missouri River. Her death is being investigated as an apparent suicide.

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Original story:

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Police have confirmed that there was a body found in the Missouri River.

They have not identified the person’s gender at this time.

The body was found in the water by kayakers east of the Bond Bridge.

Detectives are responding to the scene and will be investigating. Right now there is no determination of if there was foul play involved.

Stay with FOX4 as more information becomes available.

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