Daily Journal masthead

Body found in Mississippi River last week was that of missing Iowan, Davenport police say


DAVENPORT, Iowa — Authorities say a body found last week in the Mississippi River was that of a missing Davenport man.

The Quad-City Times reports (http://bit.ly/1fjr9Kg ) that 57-year-old John LaBarre was reported missing June 6. His daughter has said he was last seen at his favorite fishing spot near the bike path downstream from the Marquette Street boat ramp.

His body was found across from Buffalo.

Davenport Police Capt. Brent Biggs says an investigation into LaBarre's death remains open, pending final results from an autopsy.

Information from: Quad-City Times, http://www.qctimes.com

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow Daily Journal:

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.