Authorities Find Body of Man Who Jumped From Bridge

Published 07/22 2014 04:05PM

Updated 07/22 2014 10:58PM

(ATCHISON, Ks.) The body of a man who jumped from the Amelia Earhart Bridge was pulled from the Missouri River Tuesday.

Authorities found the body of 23-year-old Joshua Jones several miles from where he jumped off the bridge Saturday night in Atchison, Kansas.

Authorities say someone spotted Jones sitting on the edge of the bridge following the Amelia Earhart Festival.

His car was later found abandoned.

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