Man missing since October found dead in river
BISMARCK (AP) - The body of a southeast Missouri man missing since October has been found, and foul play is suspected.
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri reported that the body of 53-year-old Wayne County resident Kenneth Willard was found Saturday in the Black River near Markham Springs Recreation Area. Authorities identified the victim on Monday.
A Wayne County official told the newspaper that Willard died of a gunshot wound to the head.
Willard was on a hunting trip when he was last seen at a gas station near the small community of Zalma.