DNA test identifies body of missing Boone County man

The body of Billy Joe Basinger was found in the Mississippi River near St. Louis
Friday, April 15, 2011 | 7:37 a.m. CDT; updated 10:39 a.m. CDT, Friday, April 15, 2011

ST. LOUIS — DNA testing has identified the remains pulled last year from the Mississippi River as a central Missouri man who disappeared 13 months ago.