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Published April 25, 2010, 01:17 PM

AUTHORITIES FIND BODY FLOATING IN RED RIVER

Grand Forks fire officials have confirmed to WDAZ a body has been found floating in the Red River near the north boat ramp just after 1:00pm Sunday. They have not confirmed whether it is the body of missing Delano Gaking.

Grand Forks fire officials have confirmed to WDAZ a body has been found in the Red River near the north boat ramp. The body was found floating just after 1:00pm Sunday. Grand Forks Sheriff's Department authorities are on the scene, as is the Grand Forks fire and police departments.

Authorities would not confirm if it is the body of missing Delano Gaking, 19, who was last seen on the Kennedy Bridge at Grand Forks almost two weeks ago. A driver reported to police the man may have jumped into the river. Search crews have been looking for the man since, identifying him as Delano Gaking, 19, from personal belongings left on the bridge.

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