Man's Body Found in Eastern Missouri Lake

5 years 10 months 2 days ago Monday, August 12 2013 Aug 12, 2013 Monday, August 12, 2013 12:02:34 PM CDT August 12, 2013 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. CLAIR (AP) - Authorities in Franklin County, Mo., are investigating after a man's body was found in a lake.

The Washington Missourian reports that the victim was identified Monday as 66-year-old Jeffrey Wolk, who lived along Lake Thunderbird. His body was recovered at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. There were no obvious signs of foul play.

Deputies were called after two people reported seeing the body in the water. The body was found floating in about three feet of water.

The victim's name has not been released. Authorities say he live alone along the lake.

An autopsy is planned.

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