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Body recovered from Des Plaines River

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A body was recovered Saturday afternoon from the Des Plaines River in west suburban Maywood, authorities said.

The body was discovered about 3:45 p.m. in the river near South First Avenue and Lake Street in Maywood, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

The gender and age of the person was not immediately known.

Illinois State Police are investigating.

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