We’re learning more about a body found near Eldridge in Laclede County this past weekend.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the man is being identified as 33-year-old Nathan Young of Marshfield, MO, who had been missing since November 4th.

His younger brother Auston Felton tells our news partner KY 3 TV their family is in total shock.

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Laclede County Sheriff David Milsap says a couple looking for arrowheads in Mountain Creek discovered the body, but it took time to identify him.

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He says they will continue to investigate how Young ended up in the creek and what may have led to his death.