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Davenport: Body Found In River Near Crescent Bridge Identified

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UPDATE 1:00 p.m.: The Davenport Police have identified the body found in the river this morning as 29-year-old Jennifer H. Cooney of Davenport.

The body was transferred to Iowa City where an autopsy is taking place this afternoon.

UPDATE 10:30 a.m.: Davenport Police have confirmed the body found was a female.

They say they have no idea on how long the body was in the river.

ORIGINAL: Crews are on scene near the Crescent Bridge in Davenport, responding to a body found in the river.

Crews were called out around 8:04 a.m., on Friday July 12, 2013.

Officials say the body has been removed from the river.

The medical examiner is on site.

There is no word on an identity or cause of death.

Stay tuned to KWQC-TV6 and kwqc.com for the latest updates.

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