Man's body removed from downtown Milwaukee River

Body is not student missing since Jan. 1

Published On: Jan 10 2013 10:43:53 AM CST
MILWAUKEE -

Firefighters have removed the body of a man from a river in downtown Milwaukee.

Construction crews working near the Milwaukee River discovered the body about 9 a.m. Thursday. There's no initial word on the identity of the body.

Police told WISN-TV the deceased is not Nick Wilcox. Family and friends have been searching for the 24-year-old college student since Jan. 1 when he was last seen leaving a bar blocks from the river.

Milwaukee police have also been looking for 22-year-old Evon Young, who disappeared Jan. 2.