The body found in south Edmonton Monday night was a Centre High student who went missing two weeks ago, police said Tuesday.

Emmanuel Amoah, 19, was identified following an autopsy Wednesday. The results of the autopsy are not being released right now.

Amoah was last seen leaving school on the afternoon of Sept. 1.

His body was found near Ellerslie Road and 17th Street by someone who was walking through the area.

Police are  investigating the circumstances around the death.