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Body found near Talmadge Bridge

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A body has been found near the Talmadge Bridge on the South Carolina side.

Marine patrol says they recovered a body early Thursday morning found near the Talmadge Bridge and the World Trade Center Savannah. Police are currently investigating the cause of death.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police had been search in and around the Talmadge Bridge for a Pooler man who went missing while on a break from work Monday.

Police say someone thought they saw something in the Savannah River Wednesday night near the Talmadge Bridge. Eagle One, SCMPD's Marine Patrol and several police officers, some waist-deep in mud, searched for several hours but found nothing.

SCMPD says it is still too early to determine if foul play was involved or the identity of the body. 

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