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Body found in Johnston City

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UPDATE: January 19, 2019 at 9:19 p.m. -- A body found Saturday morning at Arrowhead Lake Campground has been identified by family.  

The family posted on the Find Shawn P. Murphy Facebook page late this evening. 

"It is with great sadness that we confirm that our loved one Shawn was located today. We'd like to thank everyone for all the thoughts, prayers & support over the last several weeks. We are deeply grateful for all the efforts of law enforcement, & everyone who assisted us in searching for Shawn. Our family is extremely saddened by this loss, & respectfully asks for privacy at this time." 

The 42 year-old had been missing since mid-December. 
    
The Williamson County Sheriffs office has not released any details, but the coroner said an autopsy is scheduled for Monday afternoon. 
 

ORIGINAL STORY: JOHNSTON CITY, Ill. -- A body has been found at Arrowhead Lake Campground in Williamson County.

Williamson County Coroner Mike Burke confirmed a body was found Saturday morning.

More details will be provided pending an autopsy.

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