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Columbia police investigators worked alongside the Columbia Fire Department and the Richland County Coroner’s Office Monday afternoon, after an unidentified body was recovered earlier in the day.

There were reports the body was found at the large rock quarry off Bluff Road.

The discovery was made during the search for missing University of South Carolina student, Michael Keen, who was reported missing Sunday.

There have been no updates as to whether the body discovered is the body of Keen.

His father last heard from him after walking home from J’s Corner on Rosewood Drive.

Additional details will be updated when received.

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