Body of Missing Boater Found in Mississippi River

6 years 9 months 3 weeks ago Friday, October 11 2013 Oct 11, 2013 Friday, October 11, 2013 8:36:04 AM CDT October 11, 2013 in News
By: The Associated Press

PORTAGEVILLE (AP)-The body of a 27-year-old boater missing for nearly a month has been found in the Mississippi River in southeast Missouri.

KFVS-TV reports that tug boat workers on Thursday found the body of 27-year-old Christopher Wescoat near a grain terminal in Portageville.

Wescoat had been missing since a boating accident on Sept. 16 near New Madrid, Mo.

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