Body found in White River identified as 15 year old

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department confirms a body was found in the White River Friday afternoon.

The body was found around 4 p.m. in the 4400 block of West Southport Road. Saturday morning, the body was identified as a 15 year old male teen. His name has not yet been released.

Officers say the death does not seem suspicious at this time and has not been ruled a homicide.

Officials are waiting on toxicology reports to determine the cause of death. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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