The body of a missing Camdenton man was found Monday afternoon.
Joe K. Bartholomew, 51, was missing and presumed drowned after he was last seen fishing off a dock Sunday at the 13.5 mile marker of the Big Niangua Arm of the Lake of the Ozarks, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Water Division. A canvas of the area in and around the water was conducted after he was reported missing about 11:38 a.m. Sunday, June 16.
Crews found Bartholomew afloat at the scene. He was pronounced dead at 2:21 p.m. by Camden County coroner Dee Ballard.
This is the second drowning in June for Troop F and the fourth for the year.