Body Found in Bayou St. John

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bodyfoundinbayoustjohnNew Orleans police say a body has been found in Bayou St. John. Investigators say Tuesday at 5:45 a.m. at St. Bernard Avenue and Lakeshore Drive, workers on a boat discovered a man’s body in the water and called police.

The coroner will identify the body and contact family members. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the exact cause of death.

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