Autopsy Underway for Body Police Believe to be Missing Man

9 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Tuesday, July 06 2010 Jul 6, 2010 Tuesday, July 06, 2010 7:54:12 AM CDT July 06, 2010 in News

Authorities believe the body may be linked to Edward Acosta who's been missing since May 30. Police discovered the body in a wooded area off Rock Quarry Road around 7 p.m. on Friday. The remains were found in a creek bed at the base of several large bluffs. While police searched the bluffs, they came across a hat, cellular phone and a bag containing paperwork belonging to Acosta.

Acosta was realeased from the hospital on May 28 and went missing two days later. A positive identification is pending and the medical examiner hopes to get a positive ID today.

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