Police confirm identity of body found in Longview creek - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Police confirm identity of body found in Longview creek

Gaylon Bradley (Souce: Family) Gaylon Bradley (Souce: Family)
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Police have now confirmed that a body found in Longview is the man who went missing early last week.

The Longview Police Department announced Monday that a body found in a Longview creek Friday afternoon has been positively identified as 30-year-old Gaylon Bradley.

Bradley's body was sent to Tyler for an autopsy and those results are still pending. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Longview Police Department at 903-237-1199 or Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-7867.

On Friday, Bradley's family told KLTV that officers came to their house and told them he was dead. Police also told the family that his body was found half submerged, wearing only underwear.

Bradley was last seen on February 9 at his grandmother's house. His family reported him missing February 12.

Copyright 2014 KLTV. All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Victim claims storage trailers broken into, set on fire

    Victim claims storage trailers broken into, set on fire

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:10 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:10:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:28 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:28:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A sheriff's deputy was called after a woman said one of her storage trailers was set on fire while another was broken into.

    A sheriff's deputy was called after a woman said one of her storage trailers was set on fire while another was broken into.

  • breaking

    Man critically injured in blast dies

    Man critically injured in blast dies

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:28 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:28:54 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:13 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:13:00 GMT

    A Monette city employee critically injured in a Tuesday morning blast died several hours later at the hospital.

    A Monette city employee critically injured in a Tuesday morning blast died several hours later at the hospital.

  • FEMA center to close this week, help still available

    FEMA center to close this week, help still available

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-07-26 11:36:30 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:56 AM EDT2017-07-26 11:56:39 GMT
    (Source: FEMA)(Source: FEMA)

    A FEMA center in Region 8 will close this week, but services will be available for those in need.

    A FEMA center in Region 8 will close this week, but services will be available for those in need.

Powered by Frankly