UPDATE: A missing man was found dead in the Mulberry River on Monday, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
The man was identified as 35-year-old Christopher Cameron of Ozark.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s dive team recovered the body around 2 p.m
Sheriff Anthony Boen believes the current pulled Cameron under the water and caused him to drown. Cameron was last seen swimming in the river at 5 p.m. Sunday.
Crews searched the river near Shores Lake Road Sunday night and into Monday.
Crews are on scene after the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says a man went missing while swimming in the Mulberry River.
Fred Mullens – the Emergency Management Coordinator for Franklin County – says the Swift Water Rescue Team is looking along the Mulberry River on Shores Lake Road for the man that went missing shortly after 5:00 P.M. Sunday afternoon.
Stay with KNWA as we continue to uncover more information.