Suspected arrested in death of man found in Kansas River

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A 23-year-old man has been arrested in the killing of a 19-year-old man whose body was found in the Kansas River.

Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat said in a news release that Cody Lamia-Beck was taken into custody Wednesday. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that he is a suspect in the death of Jacob Bouck, whose body was found Dec. 24 in the river about 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) west of Wamego. He was last seen on Dec. 21.

A forensic autopsy indicated Bouck's death was a homicide.

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