Missing man’s body found near Sunset Marina

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Steven Califf, photo from Rock Island Police Dept

Rock Island Police say the body of a man previously reported missing was found near Sunset Marina.

The discovery was reported just after 3 p.m. Monday, January 20, 2014.

Initial information indicated the body of a man was found along the shore of the Mississippi River in the 1800 block of Sunset Lane, south of Sunset Marina.  The body was believed to be that of a white man in his forties.

Police later confirmed the body was Steven Califf, who was reported missing on January 7, 2014.

Califf was last seen leaving his home on 19th Street in Rock Island at about 9 a.m. January 2.  He indicated that he had an appointment, but he never returned.

Police said an autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday, January 22.