A body found Wednesday morning in a ditch near Morvant Road and Amerest Avenue in Baker is that of a 24-year-old man with developmental disabilities who had been missing for several days, Baker police said.

Quentin Jones was reported missing by family members Friday, Baker Police Chief Mike Knaps said. City workers found the body about 10 a.m.

An autopsy is scheduled Thursday, said Dr. William “Beau” Clark, the East Baton Rouge Parish coroner.