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Abandoned boat found in Mississippi River leads to discovery of body, police say

Posted on AllSides May 5th, 2024
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The body of a missing boater was found in the Mississippi River days after he went missing, police say. On April 30, authorities received a 911 call about an abandoned boat found in the Mississippi River in New Madrid, Missouri, according to a Facebook post by the New Madrid County Sheriff’s Department. Officials found an abandoned truck and trailer at a boat ramp and determined the truck and boat belonged to Bruce Shockley. Rescue teams searched for Shockley by water and air for several days, officials said. On Saturday, May...

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