Body recovered from Rio Grande
LAREDO, Texas - A body was recovered after it was found floating in the Rio Grande on Thursday.
The incident happened around 5 p.m. when the body was reported floating near a ranch south of Laredo.
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, along with Texas Game Wardens, Webb County Sheriff’s deputies, and the Webb County Medical Examiner’s office all responded to the scene.
The body was recovered from the river, but the individual was not in possession of any identification. The Medical Examiner’s office took custody of the deceased, and will attempt to positively identify the person.