Officials say that a body has been recovered near the water treatment plant at Sacramento State University Tuesday morning.
Sacramento City Fire crews showed up at the scene around 7 a.m. for a water rescue call.
Police say that a body soon found by the pier near the water treatment plant along the American River.
Fire officials say that the body is that of a man. Further, officials say that the body could be that of a person who went missing three weeks ago along Howe Avenue.
The body looks to have been in the water for some time, officials say.
Eric Rucker is gathering more information. Stick with FOX40 for any updates.