UPDATE: Body of missing Warrior River man discovered by Warrior police

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WARRIOR, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: According to Warrior police, the body of Richard Hill was located Thursday morning.  

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Warrior Police continue to search for a missing 59-year-old near the Locust Fork of the Black Warrior River in north Jefferson County.

Richard “Ricky” Hill, 59, was reportedly last seen Monday, according to Lt. Corey Archer with the Warrior Police Department.

Crews searched Tuesday and resumed efforts Wednesday.

A helicopter, police dogs, ground teams, and boats have been used to look for Hill.

Family members on scene remain hopeful he will be found.

Stay with CBS 42 for updates.

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