Kayaker Body recovered in Marion County

A member of Marion County Rescue reported Wednesday afternoon (May 9, 2018) at @ 5:37 p.m. that the body of missing kayaker Anthony Brown was recovered from the river near the Old Mill Dam.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Department was notified who, in turn, contacted the Coroner’s Office. Police records indicate the Rescue Squad cleared the scene shortly after 7:30, with the Sheriff’s Dept. still on the scene at that time.

Brown had been missing since Sunday evening after falling out of his kayak when it went over the dam.

Members of the Marion County Rescue and Taylor County Rescue Departments were among those who were involved in the search.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s