Authorities ID body found in Mississippi River near St. Cloud

Authorities ID body found in Mississippi River near St. Cloud Photo: KSTP

June 20, 2019 11:30 AM

Authorities have identified the body of the man found in the Mississippi River near St. Cloud, according to a news release from the Stearns County Sheriff's Office. 

The sheriff's office identified the man as 38-year-old Touy Souvannaphong. 


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The release said the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office was able to obtain fingerprints which were sent to the FBI for a positive match. 

The sheriff's office said the body was found by a kayaker earlier this month. 

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