Body recovered from water in Amarillo ditch

AMARILLO, TX Amarillo police say an autopsy was expected to be completed by Friday.

Lt. Gary Trupe says investigators will try to determine if the victim was a Nevada man last seen alive in December. His name has not been released.

Trupe says the body found Wednesday morning, by a worker spraying for weeds, is similar to the person in the photo of the man reported missing.

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