NOPD: Man's body found in river near Audubon 'Fly'

Just before 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, a man's body was found in the Mississippi River near The Fly behind Audubon Zoo.

NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans police are investigating the death of a man found Monday in the Mississippi River near the 'Fly.'

Authorities said the man was found around 6 p.m. near the park in the 6400 block of River Drive.

The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will identify the victim and release the official cause of death upon autopsy and notification of family.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing. 


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