In Mission, a dead man was pulled out of the Rio Grande River Tuesday afternoon. News Center 23 was on the scene and confirmed that it happened around noon when a person called police from the Mexican side of the river saying they saw a dead person in the water. Just after border patrol agents spotted the dead man floating in the river. Agents had to use a rope to bring him to shore. Mission police and The Mission Fire Department responded to the scene. The man's identity has not been released nor the reason why he was crossing the river.