Texas State University student found dead in river
The body of a Texas State University student was found Friday evening in the Blanco River.
The San Marcos Police and Fire Department said the body found in the river was Kate Rose Silva Xavier, 21, who had been missing since October 25. Police found the body after a concerned hiker reported a possible deceased person in the Blanco River around 5:30 p.m. near the 1400 block of River Road.
Authorities are investigating the death as a suicide.