Body found in pond south of St. Joseph

Posted at 9:44 PM, Jun 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-22 06:55:16-04

A body was recovered from a pond near St. Joseph on Tuesday night.

Authorities pulled a vehicle from the pond and were searching in the water when they found the body of a white male.

Police are working to learn the man's identity and determine how the vehicle ended up in the pond.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol's Division of Drug and Crime Control will be leading the investigation. 

Further information will be provided as the investigation moves forward. 

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