The Sangamon County Coroner now confirms that a body discovered Tuesday night near the Stanford Avenue overpass is that of a man who's been missing since June 3rd.
57-year-old Timothy "Mo" Ryan's death appears to be a suicide, according to Coroner Cinda Edwards. A .45 caliber handgun was recovered at the scene.
Authorities had been searching for Ryan for more than two weeks. Authorities had been searching for Ryan for more than two weeks. He had last been seen not far from where his body was discovered Tuesday night by rescue squad team members on a training exercise.
The coroner had withheld the name from official release until Wednesday afternoon, until Ryan's family could be notified.