TALLADEGA, Ala. (WIAT) -- UPDATE (2x): According to a release from the Talladega County Sheriff's Office, searchers found the body of Nicholas Bower at the Jackson Shoals area around 12 p.m.
Bower's body was spotted by a helicopter conducting an aerial search along the creek. His body was concealed by tall grass in the middle of the creek.
Upon being notified, sheriff's investigators and searchers went to the creek and recovered the body.
Per an order from the District Attorney, Bower's remains were turned over to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences for an autopsy.
The Talladega County Sheriff's Office does not believe that foul play is involved at this time, and the exact cause of death is still pending.
UPDATE: According to Talladega County Deputy Coroner Larry Seals, the body that was found has been identified as that of Nicholas Bower.
The body was found in Choccolocco Creek, nearly a mile from where he went missing.
ORIGINAL: According to the Talladega County Coroner Shaddix Murphy, a body has been recovered near the Talladega Superspeedway.
The body has yet to be identified.
It was recovered around 12 p.m. on Tuesday
Officials in the area have been searching for Nicholas Bower since May 4, when he disappeared from the South Park campground area of the superspeedway.
CBS42 will have more on this story as information becomes available.
Copyright 2013 WIAT-TV CBS 42
You never know when something's gonna happen. You might hear about it or see it on television, but when it's you it's something different."
Authorities in Bibb County arrested a 22-year-old Centreville man after a brief chase Tuesday night.
During the Wednesday morning County Commissions meeting, Commission President David Carrington claimed that Calvin Grigsby, the attorney representing a group of sewer rate payers, offered to drop the appeal to the Jeffco bankruptcy exit …
A former assistant to Birmingham Mayor William Bell who was recently arrested on drug charges is no longer working for the city.
The area around a certain part of Smithfield looks like a normal overgrown lot. However, it's anything but a normal overgrown lot.
Governor Robert Bentley says Alabama will be among the states submitting a proposal next week to land the assembly plant for Boeing's new 777X aircraft.
Police have concluded that Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro committed suicide by hanging weeks into a life sentence with no chance for parole.
The county school district wanted to increase the number of resources officers from seven to eleven, which would add four more armed law enforcement officers to the county-wide system.