RAYTOWN, Mo. - Two teens found a man's body in a creek in Raytown on Friday.
Police said two 13-year-old boys were walking along a creek behind homes in the 8800 block of E. 54th Street when they discovered a bearded man laying face-up in the creek bed.
Authorities have identified the man as 39-year-old Ronny Trent, who was reported missing earlier this month. Trent was from Kansas City, Mo., according to police.
The circumstances around his death are still under investigation.
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