Authorities ID man found dead in Red River

Published: Oct. 20, 2016 at 5:37 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 20, 2016 at 9:52 PM CDT
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(Source: KSLA News 12)
(Source: KSLA News 12)
(Source: KSLA News 12)
(Source: KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Authorities have identified a body found today in Red River in downtown Shreveport.

The Caddo coroner's office says it's 19-year-old Devin McMullan, a Shreveporter who had been reported as missing.

He last was seen leaving a friend's home on Saturday.

"The manner of death is under investigation, and an autopsy is planned," says a statement from the coroner's office. "Foul play is not suspected."

McMullan's body was discovered in the river near Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway and Lake Street.

It's not yet clear how long he had been in the water.

This is developing story that will be updated as information becomes available. 

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