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Man found dead in Lake Norfork near submerged boat

By The Associated Press

This article was published June 21, 2014 at 12:55 p.m.

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. — The Baxter County Sheriff's Office says a man's body has been found in Lake Norfork near a submerged boat.

Sheriff John Montgomery says jet skiers reported the body to dock owners shortly after 6 p.m. Friday and the dock owners called law enforcement. Montgomery says authorities recovered the body and found a submerged boat nearby.

The man's name has not been released.

Montgomery says the body is being sent to the state medical examiner's office for positive identification and to determine the cause and manner of death.

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