Body found in Rio Grande identified as Mexican teenager

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Authorities have identified a body found in the Rio Grande River in Brownsville as a teenager from Mexico.

Brownsville police reported that the body was identified as that of 15-year-old Edgar Giovanny Guzman-Herrera.

Guzman-Herrera's body was found near the B&M International Bridge on Wednesday, June 12th.

Investigators said the teen's body was on American side of the Rio Grande River.

No official preliminary autopsy report is available but Brownsville police said the Mexican Consulate has been notified.

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